Antibiotic resistance is worldwide on the rise. It is one of the most important threats for human medicine in this century.Learn more
Resistance Data Veterinary Medicine
Antibiotic resistance affects human and veterinary medicine (“one health”).Learn more
Antibiotic use is one of the most important triggers for antibiotic resistance.Learn more
INFECT by ANRESIS
An INterface For Empirical antimicrobial ChemoTherapy aims at assisting health professionals by providing intuitive access to the latest antimicrobial resistance data and swiss national guidelines.Learn more
ANRESIS, the Swiss Centre for Antibiotic Resistance is a nationwide, representative surveillance system and research instrument for antibiotic resistance and consumption. It is led by the Institute for Infectious Diseases (IFIK) of the University of Bern and is financially supported by the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH) and the IFIK.
Resistance rate of a selection of selected highly resistant microorganisms in Switzerland
Actual data on number of VRE isolates per canton
New VRE cases per quarter and canton (last update 12/2019). Only hospitalized patients are considered, doubles (same patients) are excluded. In case of multiple samples per patient, the most invasive sample is considered. Screening samples are defined as sample locations “anal”, “faeces”, “intact skin” or “mucosa-swab”.