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The IMPACT Guidelines serve as an invaluable reference tool for medical and health professionals in reinforcing the appropriate use of antimicrobial drugs.

Antimicrobial resistance has reached alarming levels. IMPACT Guidelines recognises the dangers from antimicrobial resistance, the tremendous adverse effect it has on quality medical care and the need for a strong, co-ordinated and multifaceted response.

The IMPACT Guidelines combines the latest scientific evidence on usage of antimicrobial agents, empirical therapy of common infections, treatment of infections with known pathogen and surgical prophylaxis with data on the prevalence and sensitivity patterns of different pathogens in Hong Kong. It also contain practical tips on the safe use of antibiotics in out-patient settings, management of penicillin allergy and application of diagnostic tests on clinical microbiology.

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version 1.1.8
- update Private Hospitals, Table HKSH, Antibiograms

version 1.1.7
- add Private Hospitals, Table HKAH, Antibiograms

version 1.1.6
- update Private Hospitals, Table StPaul, Antibiograms

version 1.1.5
- update Public Health Laboratory, Table PHLSB-1, Antibiograms
- update Hong Kong West Cluster, Table HKW- 1-4, Figure HKW- 1-2 , Antibiograms
- update Kowloon East Cluster, Table KEC-1, Table KEC-2, Antibiograms
- update Private Hospitals, Table HKSH, Antibiograms

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  • (74 stars)

    by Getahun Bafa on 06/09/2014

    Nice to know about it.

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    by Candy Chui Wright on 12/05/2014

    Very useful

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    by preciousyousef Wael on 24/08/2013

    Great app!!!

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    by Joan Wright on 20/08/2013

    Very good

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    by Steve Wright on 14/08/2013

    Better than the old booklet ,calculators work very well