AHS is committed to Antimicrobial and Diagnostic Stewardship. The Appropriateness & Stewardship in Asymptomatic Bacteriuria (ASAB) Initiative has developed evidence-based tools to assist clinicians with optimizing urine testing and identification of urinary tract infections in order to only use antibiotics when necessary.
This interdisciplinary, province-wide project aims to reduce inappropriate urine testing and antibiotic treatment of asymptomatic bacteriuria.
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How to Interpret Laboratory Urine Tests
Information For Patients & Families
MyLearningLink course for AHS Staff and Physicians:
A collection of the primary literature and links to organizations supporting ASAB
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