Advanced Understanding of S. Aureus and P. Aeruginosa Infections in Intensive Care Units in Europe (ASPIRE)

Welsh Partners

Public Health Wales

International Partners

Part of the COMBATE European Study, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands.

Funding Source
IMI projects APC (FFP 115577) and APC3 (FFP 115737 -2)
South East Region
WHO Region
Project Focus
Research, Evidence
About the project

Investigation into the carriage of S. aureus and P. aeruginosa in Intensive Therapy Unit (ITU) patients.

What does your project involve?

Processing of ITU patient respiratory and faecal samples to identify bacteria.

Key outcomes

Improve treatment of Ventilator Acquired Pneumonia (VAP) in ITU patients.