Antimicrobial susceptibility testing breakpoints and methods from BSAC to EUCAST
Journal of Antimicrobial and Chemotherapy January 2016 V.71 N.1 P.3-5
Derek F. J. Brown, Mandy Wootton, and Robin A. Howe
1EUCAST, Peterborough, UK
2Public Health Wales, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, UK
Harmonizing breakpoints and methods across Europe and beyond will lead to more consistent susceptibility reports and allow better comparisons of resistance rates in surveillance studies between different countries….