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Providing Impetus, Tools, and Guidance to Strengthen National Capacity for Antimicrobial Stewardship in Viet Nam

  • Heiman F. L. Wertheim equal contributor mail,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Heiman F. L. Wertheim, Arjun Chandna

    heiman.wertheim@gmail.com

    Affiliations: Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hanoi, Viet Nam, South East Asia Infectious Disease Clinical Research Network, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam

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  • Arjun Chandna equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Heiman F. L. Wertheim, Arjun Chandna

    Affiliation: Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hanoi, Viet Nam

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  • Phu Dinh Vu,

    Affiliation: National Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Hanoi, Viet Nam

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  • Ca Van Pham,

    Affiliation: National Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Hanoi, Viet Nam

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  • Phong Dai Thi Nguyen,

    Affiliation: National Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Hanoi, Viet Nam

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  • Yen Minh Lam,

    Affiliation: Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam

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  • Chau Vinh Van Nguyen,

    Affiliations: South East Asia Infectious Disease Clinical Research Network, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam, Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam

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  • Mattias Larsson,

    Affiliation: Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hanoi, Viet Nam

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  • Ulf Rydell,

    Affiliation: Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden

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  • Lennart E. Nilsson,

    Affiliation: Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden

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  • Jeremy Farrar,

    Affiliations: Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hanoi, Viet Nam, South East Asia Infectious Disease Clinical Research Network, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam

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  • Kinh Van Nguyen,

    Affiliations: South East Asia Infectious Disease Clinical Research Network, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam, National Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Hanoi, Viet Nam

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  • Håkan Hanberger

    Affiliations: Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden, Department of Infectious Diseases, Östergöland, County Council of Östergöland, Linköping, Sweden

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  • Published: May 07, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001429

About the Authors

Heiman F. L. Wertheim, Arjun Chandna, Mattias Larsson, Jeremy Farrar
Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hanoi, Viet Nam
Heiman F. L. Wertheim, Chau Vinh Van Nguyen, Jeremy Farrar, Kinh Van Nguyen
South East Asia Infectious Disease Clinical Research Network, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
Phu Dinh Vu, Ca Van Pham, Phong Dai Thi Nguyen, Kinh Van Nguyen
National Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Hanoi, Viet Nam
Yen Minh Lam, Chau Vinh Van Nguyen
Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam
Ulf Rydell, Lennart E. Nilsson, Håkan Hanberger
Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden
Håkan Hanberger
Department of Infectious Diseases, Östergöland, County Council of Östergöland, Linköping, Sweden

Corresponding Author

Email: heiman.wertheim@gmail.com

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Analyzed the data: HFLW AC VDP PVC ML UR LEN HH. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: HFLW AC. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: HFLW AC VDP PVC NTDP LMY NVVC ML UR LEN JF NVK HH. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: HFLW AC VDP PVC NTDP LMY NVVC ML UR LEN JF NVK HH. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: HFLW AC VDP PVC NTDP LMY NVVC ML UR LEN JF NVK HH.