Paediatric OPAT in the UK – good practice recommendations

Good practice recommendations for paediatric outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy (p-OPAT) in the UK: a consensus statement

The above draft guidelines are being made available to the BSAC membership and all organizations and individuals on our national consultation list and you are invited to participate and comment on the development of these recommendations.

If you are a representative of another organisation, it would be helpful if you could arrange for your organisation to take part in this important consultation by forwarding this invitation to your individual members.

Your comments will assist and inform the further development of the recommendations and we encourage you to take part in this important initiative.

The guidelines and comments form are available to download from the links below.

Please provide your responses to this draft guideline using the comments form and forward the completed form by Tuesday 15 April 2014 at the very latest to

Thank you in advance for your invaluable support of this consultation process.

With kind regards

Matthew Dryden
General Secretary, BSAC

Consultation documents:

p-OPAT in the UK: Draft recommendations

p-OPAT in the UK: Comments proforma