National and international reports of AMU in animals
Below, links can be found to recent national and international reports on antimicrobial use (and resistance) in animals.
Danish Programme for surveillance of antimicrobial consumption and resistance in bacteria from food animals, food and humans: DANMAP report 2017.
Consumption of antibiotics and occurrence of antibiotic resistance in Sweden: SWEDRES | SVARM report 2018
Below, links can be found to a selection of publications concerning the methodology for quantification of antimicrobial use.
Revised ESVAC reflection paper on collecting data on consumption of antimicrobial agents per animal species, on technical units of measurement and indicators for reporting consumption of antimicrobial agents in animals.
Postma et al. 2014. Assigning defined daily doses animal: a European multi-country experience for antimicrobial products authorized for usage in pigs.
European Medicines Agency. Standardised units of measurement for veterinary antimicrobials.
Timmerman et al. 2006. Quantification and evaluation of antimicrobial drug use in group treatments for fattening pigs in Belgium.