Identification

Name

Intensive Care Antimicrobial Resistance Epidemiology

Short name

ICARE

Status

Inactive

Category

Data Source

People
(1) Lesley McGee, Ph.D., lmcgee@sph.emory.edu
(2) John McGowan, Jr., M.D., jmcgowa@sph.emory.edu
Organizations
(1) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
(2) Rollins School of Public Health (Emory) (RSPH)
Created

2012-08-16 21:40:24+00:00

Modified

2016-03-25 20:07:46.003783+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The CDC Hospital Infections Program began Project ICARE (Intensive Care Antimicrobial Resistance Epidemiology) at a subset of hospitals participating in the National Nosocomial Infections Surveillance (NNIS) system at CDC. Project ICARE provided data on the prevalence of antimicrobial resistance and antimicrobial use in U.S. healthcare settings. Project ICARE ended in September, 2008. This data source is now inactive.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
Year start

1995

Year end

2008

URL http://web1.sph.emory.edu/ICARE/
URL (alternate) http://web1.sph.emory.edu/ICARE/publications.php

Disease and Geography

Locations
(1) Brazil
Geography

No

Disease properties
(1) Drug resistant

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Laboratory Records