EUCAST https://eucast.org/ EUCAST EUCAST https://eucast.org/ https://eucast.org/fileadmin/feed_icon_88x31.gif Ceftolozane-tazobactam disk criteria for H. influenzae https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=381&cHash=861f4da76a4259a53123ea6cc8e8027c Ceftolozane-tazobactam zone diameter breakpoints for H. influenzae now available. as an addendum to... EUCAST on Twitter (@EUCAST_EUCAST) https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=380&cHash=e05e780ff4f658d7c8200c03d807fbed Try @EUCAST_EUCAST on twitter S.pneumoniae (10 strains) with reference MICs now available from EUCAST/CCUG. https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=379&cHash=ec284e36732d1c8e5b8ab5ac6a656137 EUCAST and CCUG in collaboration have made a panel of 10 strains with reference MICs available.... Ceftolozane-tazobactam rationale document published https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=378&cHash=75e9a62acd88b4afe1ea8ab91ef13129 Ceftolozane-tazobactam rationale document published. EUCAST 2019 - 20 (ChairmanĀ“s report) https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=377&cHash=54dc6bcdf8df92d283c4c29388d595ce The EUCAST General Committee meeting at ECCMID 2020 was cancelled due to COVID19. The EUCAST... Daptomycin guidance document updated https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=376&cHash=27410f31294e42f7d60392bf2cabaf50 The EUCAST guidance document on the use of daptomycin in bloodstream infections including... Aminoglycoside rationale documents updated https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=375&cHash=326b0c02827b1786dd647a52eabf8214 Aminoglycoside rationale documents updated with new breakpoints and dosages. Cefiderocol breakpoints and AST methods now available. https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=374&cHash=839808489fb6fb1033af6d8a1c5e7d07 Addendum: Cefiderocol breakpoints and AST methods (30 April, 2020) Newsletter from EUCAST VetCAST https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=373&cHash=63355f9ac9d150f2162daa624d60452a A Newsletter (April 2020) from the EUCAST veterinary subcommittee published. Daptomycin in Enterococcus infections - EUCAST position paper in CMI https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=372&cHash=88f4e7f2757eaea2fe7210d77fefdee5 Daptomycin in the treatment of enterococcal bloodstream infections and endocarditis: a EUCAST... Aminoglycoside guidance document updated https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=371&cHash=ffc8ca3a647022b5e83b21a7af8c039e The guidance document on aminoglycoside dosing, first published 21 January 2020, updated 24 April,... Warnings against pipercaillin-tazobactam gradient tests finally removed. https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=370&cHash=c80c790f0515c9493b60afd22d60dfaa Previous warnings against gradient tests Etest and MTS were finally removed (November 2019 for... Temocillin breakpoints and Rationale document added https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=369&cHash=a6108becf38beba89a37b3762ba57807 Temocillin breakpoints and rationale document is added following a final decision by the EUCAST... Corrected RAST table 2.1 published https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=368&cHash=1fcdbdb9d97edd0334bc378a99f5776b Because of an error in the E. faecalis tab a corrected table was published 20 April, 2020. The... EUCAST panels of phenotypically defined strains https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=367&cHash=ed16519ab54b522e316cbf8cc33d2fbe During 2020, EUCAST in collaboration with CCUG (the Culture Collection of the University of... Aminoglycoside MICs and ECOFFs reviewed https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=366&cHash=b1cfcec4cd79cda4edbf509715a9620b Aminoglycoside (amikacin, gentamicin, tobramycin) MIC distributions and ECOFFs reviewed and in some... EUCAST instruction videos - Romanian subtitles https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=365&cHash=d0aa1935a8213bf153cb957bf2874684 Videos with Romanian subtitles Temocillin and daptomycin MIC distributions and ECOFFs reviewed https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=364&cHash=b8c8f0fbd68042fc77820b39909addd2 All MIC-data (including several new distributions) for temocillin and daptomycin reviewed and... EUCAST intrinsic resistance and unusual phenotypes update! https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=363&cHash=35b63ab122f103c336075ad536565300 The EUCAST guidance on intrinsic resistance and unusual phenotypes has been updated.  EUCAST broth microdilution reading guide updated https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=362&cHash=f2196d399c8618b7313ccb7f048f7af5 EUCAST broth microdilution reading guide updated to version 2.0 with specific reading instructions... Quality of 21 brands of commercially available MH powders https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=361&cHash=3fb2d7a55c8d31cedf63b393b2bdd1d8 EUCAST has validated 21 brands of commercially available MH powders (not the factory produced... ESCMID Postgraduate course on EUCAST guidelines, Tallinn, Estonia, September 2020 https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=360&cHash=860f8d5162cf0b973f74ab4707363034 Antimicrobial susceptibility testing with EUCAST criteria and methods - to register.  Read... AFST breakpoint tables and QC tables updated https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=359&cHash=5c6ea5884a9ff8a90af7612864f5396c The EUCAST subcommittee on antifungal susceptibility testing has updated clinical breakpoints,... Rationale documents for antifungal agents updated https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=358&cHash=bdc16030df2e93d8b87d73ae52fc5195 Rationale documents for antifungal agents updated.  Update: Breakpoint tables for Rapid AST directly from blood culture bottles, https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=357&cHash=a227cdbd120c1582b8e1aed81e391c90 Update: Breakpoint tables for Rapid AST directly from blood culture bottles v 2.0, 2020.  EUCAST publication, open access, Rapid AST (4-8 h) directly from bloodcultures, now available. https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=356&cHash=48183b6fdeb442b84c8ec943ba57756c The EUCAST rapid AST (4-8 h) directly from positive bloodculture bottles is now published in JAC... ECOFFinder program updated https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=355&cHash=c5de09d6e0956b53114e45958f784eb1 The ECOFFinder program updated 2020 - some warnings related to the use of the program added (see... Before using the new EUCAST breakpoint tables, make sure.... https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=354&cHash=4609369cc1a5074b9444e1258cfc05e3 ...you read the information on the new S, I and R definitions and the use of the arbitrary and... Aminoglycoside guidance document - revised breakpoints 2020 https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=353&cHash=b85e7c5e50149ddb20de45f5214003b7 Guidance on the implementation and use of the 2020 revised aminoglycoside breakpoints (Jan 21,... Procedure for optimizing disk contents (potencies) for disk diffusion testing - comments and respons. https://www.eucast.org/eucast_news/news_singleview/?tx_ttnews%5Btt_news%5D=352&cHash=d47caadfde689387341689acdc0b3bcc The joint EUCAST CLSI working group on optimizing disk contents (potencies) for disk diffusion...