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Most Accessed Articles: Antimicrobial Resistance & Infection Controlhttp://aricjournal.biomedcentral.comMost Accessed Articles: Antimicrobial Resistance & Infection ControlReady for a world without antibiotics? The Pensières Antibiotic Resistance Call to Action to antibiotics has increased dramatically over the past few years and has now reached a level that places future patients in real danger. Microorganisms such as Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoni...Tue, 14 Feb 2012 00:00:00 GMT Carlet, Vincent Jarlier, Stephan Harbarth, Andreas Voss, Herman Goossens and Didier Pittet2012-02-14T00:00:00ZCatheter associated urinary tract infections tract infection attributed to the use of an indwelling urinary catheter is one of the most common infections acquired by patients in health care facilities. As biofilm ultimately develops on all of the...Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMT E Nicolle2014-07-25T00:00:00ZAntimicrobial resistance: a global view from the 2013 World Healthcare-Associated Infections Forum resistance (AMR) is now a global threat. Its emergence rests on antimicrobial overuse in humans and food-producing animals; globalization and suboptimal infection control facilitate its spread. W...Mon, 18 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMT Huttner, Stephan Harbarth, Jean Carlet, Sara Cosgrove, Herman Goossens, Alison Holmes, Vincent Jarlier, Andreas Voss and Didier Pittet2013-11-18T00:00:00ZPrevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia in intensive care units: an international online survey average 7% of patients admitted to intensive-care units (ICUs) suffer from a potentially preventable ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP). Our objective was to survey attitudes and practices of ICUs doctor...Tue, 26 Mar 2013 00:00:00 GMT Lambert, Mercedes Palomar, Antonella Agodi, Michael Hiesmayr, Alain Lepape, Anne Ingenbleek, Eduardo Palencia Herrejon, Stijn Blot and Uwe Frank2013-03-26T00:00:00ZHip and knee arthroplasty: quo vadis? of the steady decrease of surgical site infection (SSI) over the last two decades, the incidence of SSI after hip and knee arthroplasty has recently surged. This may be explained by technical changes t...Fri, 15 May 2015 00:00:00 GMT Ho, Jacques F Meis, Marrigje Nabuurs-Franssen and Andreas Voss2015-05-15T00:00:00Z

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Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control is a global forum for all those working on the prevention, diagnostic and treatment of health-care associated infections and antimicrobial resistance development in all health-care settings. The journal covers a broad spectrum of preeminent practices and best available data to the top interventional and translational research, and innovative developments in the field of infection control.

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