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EU summary report on antimicrobial resistance
EU summary report on antimicrobial resistance


EFSA and ECDC have analysed the information on antimicrobial resistance among zoonotic and indicator bacteria in 2009 submitted by 25 EU Member States.


This information covers antimicrobial resistance in Salmonella and Campylobacter isolates from humans, food and animals, and in indicator Escherichia coli and enterococci isolates from animals and food. Data on resistance in isolates from humans were mainly interpreted using clinical breakpoints, while for isolates from animals and food resistance was interpreted using the more sensitive epidemiological cut-off values. Read more