Guidelines in development

We work throughout the year to propose and endorse quality guidelines to our members and the global professional community. Below is a list of guidance documents that are currently under development. Dive deeper into the details of each guidance document and follow the evolution of their progress via the links provided.

The status of each project is defined based on the steps of the GIN-McMaster Guideline Development Checklist available here.

Title

Chair

Approval Date

Status

Website

Approach to suspected antibiotic allergy

Mark de Boer, Netherlands

January 2023

Data extraction (Completed)

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Vaccination of the immunocompromised host

Olivier Epaulard, France

January 2023

Data extraction (Ongoing)

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Dosing of antimicrobials in patient with renal impairment with or without RRT

Thomas Tängdén, Sweden

January 2023

Screening of literature (Ongoing)

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OPENING Project: IncOrPorating Ethics iN ClINical Guidelines: Practical Indications

Elda Righi, Italy

October 2022

Summarising evidence and conclusions (Ongoing)

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ESCMID Consensus document for management of COVID-19 in immunocompromised patients

Michele Bartoletti, Italy and Roy Chemaly, United States

May 2022

Summarising evidence and conclusions (Ongoing)

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Update of the 2014 ESCMID guidelines for the management of the infection prevention & control measures to reduce transmission of multidrug-resistant Gram-negative bacteria in hospitalized patients

Evelina Tacconelli, Italy

December 2020

Screening of literature (Ongoing)

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Antibiotic surgical prophylaxis regimens among patients colonised by MDR-GPB

Nico T. Mutters, Germany

December 2019

Reporting and Peer Review (Ongoing)

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Antimicrobial stewardship in the emergency department

Jeroen Schouten, Netherlands

December 2019

Reporting and Peer Review (March 2024)

 

Influenza management and treatment

Barbara Rath, France

December 2019

Data extraction (March 2024)

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Microbiological diagnosis of bloodstream infections (ESCMID/ESA)

Brigitte Lamy, France

November 2018

Developing Recommendations and Determining their Strength (EtDs) (March 2024)

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Management of uncomplicated urinary tract infections (IDSA/ESCMID)

Angela Huttner, Switzerland (ESCMID representative)

April 2018

Reporting and peer review (March 2024)

 

Diagnosis and management of infective encephalitis (ESCMID/EAN)

Thomas Whitfield, United States (ESCMID representative)

April 2018

Data extraction/quality assessment (April 2023)

 

Management of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia (IDSA/ESCMID)

Winfried Kern, Germany and François Vandenesch, France

January 2017

Developing Recommendations and Determining their Strength (EtDs) (March 2024)

 

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Currently there is no documents under public consultation.