Clinical breakpoints

Clinical breakpoints

See information on Clinical breakpoint tables.

 

Breakpoint table for bacteria

 

Clinical breakpoints - bacteria (v 7.0) - pdf file for printing (2017-01-01) 

Clinical breakpoints - bacteria (v 7.0) - excel file for screen (2017-01-01) 
Note: To utilize all functions in the Excel® file, use Microsoft™ original programs only.

 

The most important news and changes in version 7.0 are
- Breakpoints added for ceftazidime-avibactam, nitroxoline and fosfomycin (zone diameter).
- All fluoroquinolone breakpoints have been reviewed and several revised (MIC and zone diameter).

- Additional colistin quality control strain/recommendations added.

- Disk diffusion method and breakpoints (MIC and zone diameter) for Aerococcus sanguinicola and urinae and for Kingella kingae. 
- A few zone diameter breakpoints for various organisms/groups have been revised.
- ECOFFs and breakpoints for agents that are used topically have been moved from the Guidance document into the Breakpoint table, and updated accordingly.

- Dosages have been added for several agents.  

 

Changes are listed in detail in tab "Changes" in breakpoint tables and minor changes between the preliminary and final version of breakpoint table v 7.0 are listed in a separate document.

 

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Breakpoints published in Addendum during the year will be part of the next version of the full Clinical breakpoint tables valid from early January each year.

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Breakpoint table for Candida spp and Aspergillus spp

 

Clinical breakpoints - fungi (v 8.0) - pdf file for printing (2015-11-16)

Clinical breakpoints - fungi (v 8.0) - excel file for screen (2015-11-16)


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Breakpoints published in Addendum during the year will be part of the next version of the full Clinical breakpoint tables valid from early January each year.

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Previous versions of breakpoint tables

 

Previous versions of breakpoint tables. 

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Definitions of clinical breakpoints and epidemiological cut off values

 

 

 

 

Last update: 07 April 2013