Identification

Name

European Surveillance of Antimicrobial Consumption Network

Short name

ESAC-NET

Status

Active

Category

Data Source

Organizations
(1) European Centre for Disease Protection and Control (ECDC)
Update frequency

Not Applicable

Created

2012-10-11 14:06:57+00:00

Modified

2016-07-07 18:30:51.608194+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

ESAC-Net (formerly ESAC) is a Europe-wide network of national surveillance systems, providing European reference data on antimicrobial consumption. ESAC-Net collects and analyses data on antimicrobial consumption from EU and EEA/EFTA countries, both in the community and in the hospital sector.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
Year start

2011

URL http://ecdc.europa.eu/en/activities/surveillance/ESAC-Net/Pages/index.aspx
URL (alternate) http://ecdc.europa.eu/en/publications/all_publications/Pages/index.aspx
Related system
(1) The European Surveillance System (TESSy)

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Europe
Geography

No

Disease properties
(1) Drug resistant

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Sales