Summary of NICE guidance for Antimicrobial stewardship

Karoline Brennan, Senior Medicines Information Pharmacist, North West Medicines Information CentreSource North West Medicines Information CentrePublished

This edition of NICE Bites reflects current NICE guidance (as at November 2020). Please go to NICE to check for any recent updates to this guideline.

NICE Bites is a monthly bulletin from the North West Medicines Information Centre which summarises key prescribing points from NICE guidance. NICE Bites No 79, September 2015 includes one topic: Antimicrobial stewardship (NICE NG15). Sections covered include antimicrobial stewardship teams, programmes, and interventions with advice on antibiotic prescribing.