AURA 2019: Third Australian report on antimicrobial use and resistance in human health to increase the comprehensiveness of the picture of antimicrobial resistance (AMR), antimicrobial use and the appropriateness of antimicrobial prescribing in Australia, in hospitals, aged care, general practice and the community. AURA 2019 was released in May 2019 and builds on the earlier surveillance reports: AURA 2016 and AURA 2017.

 

AURA 2019 Resources

Reports

AURA 2019 Third Australian report on antimicrobial use and resistance in human health
(PDF 7,297KB) (WORD 5,385KB)

AURA 2019 Third Australian report on antimicrobial use and resistance in human health – supplementary data
(PDF 2,254KB) (WORD 386KB)

AURA 2019 Third Australian report on antimicrobial use and resistance in human health – consumer summary
(PDF 839KB)

 

Information sheets

AURA 2019: at a glance (PDF 268KB)

AURA 2019: Areas for action:2019-2020 (PDF 233KB)

AURA 2019: Antimicrobial Resistance (PDF 253KB)

AURA 2019: Antimicrobial Use (PDF 250KB)

AURA 2019: National Alert System for Critical Antimicrobial Resistances (CARAlert) (PDF 260KB)

AURA: A resource for infection prevention and control practitioners (PDF 367KB)

AURA: A resource for medical practitioners (PDF 280KB)

AURA: A resource for pharmacists (PDF 685KB)

AURA: A resource for public health professionals (PDF 295KB)

Consumer brochure: Do I really need antibiotics? (PDF 247KB)

 

Infographics

AURA 2019: Highlights (PDF 103KB)

 

Presentations

Professor John Turnidge AO – Aged Care Resistance and Antimicrobial Usage (PDF 698 KB)
Dr Kathryn Daveson – Key Findings of AURA 2019 and action on AMR and AU (PDF 2,491 KB)
Dr Emma Goeman – AURA 2019: Implications for AMS and Clinical Practice (PDF 1,670 KB)