Identification

Name

European Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance

Short name

EARS-Net

Status

Active

Category

System

People
(1) Ole Heuer, Senior Expert AMR, EARS-Net@ecdc.europa.eu
Organizations
(1) European Centre for Disease Protection and Control (ECDC)
Update frequency

Near Real-time

Created

2012-10-10 22:17:19+00:00

Modified

2016-07-07 18:24:58.406298+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

EARS-Net is a European wide network of national surveillance systems, providing European reference data on antimicrobial resistance for public health purposes. The network is coordinated and funded by the European Center for Disease Prevention and Control.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
URL http://ecdc.europa.eu/en/activities/surveillance/EARS-Net/Pages/index.aspx
URL (alternate) http://ecdc.europa.eu/en/healthtopics/antimicrobial_resistance/database/Pages/database.aspx
Related system
(1) European Center for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)
(2) The European Surveillance System (TESSy)

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Austria
(2) Belgium
(3) Cyprus
(4) Czech Republic
(5) Denmark
(6) Estonia
(7) Europe
(8) Finland
(9) France
(10) Germany
(11) Greece
(12) Hungary
(13) Ireland
(14) Italy
(15) Latvia
(16) Lithuania
(17) Luxembourg
(18) Malta
(19) Netherlands
(20) Poland
(21) Portugal
(22) Romania
(23) Slovakia
(24) Spain
(25) Sweden
(26) United Kingdom
Geography

Yes

Disease properties
(1) Drug resistant

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Laboratory Records