• 2016 CLEO today
  • 2011-2015 CLEO yesterday
  • CLEO today

    CLEO, with the new PHIG project – Preventing Hospital Infections in Greece, is expanding its field of activity into other sectors of health research and promotion, such as:

    • the surveillance and prevention of the most common hospital-acquired infections
    • the surveillance and improvement of compliance with selected prevention practices
    • and the surveillance of antibiotics use

    aiming towards the improvement of provided health care quality in General and Children’s hospitals across Greece.

  • CLEO yesterday

    The Collaborative Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Research was founded in 2011 under the auspices of the 1st and 2nd Pediatric Department of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, following a grant from the “Stavros Niarchos” Foundation.

    The Collaborative Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Research was founded in 2011 under the auspices of the 1st and 2nd Pediatric Department of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, following a grant from the “Stavros Niarchos” Foundation.

    CLEO has operated as a Non-Profit Company since October 2014.

Latest News/Press

36th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases (ESPID)

The 36th Annual Meeting of ESPID (European Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases) held in Malmö, Sweden, on May 28 - June 2, 2018, included a wide range of educational seminars and lectures on the latest developments in the field of pediatric infections, epidemiology and immunology. The conference was attended by pediatricians, infectious practitioners, microbiologists and distinguished researchers from all over the world and presented original research work on the whole range of pediatric infections.
The CLEO team, headed by Prof. Theoklis Zaoutis, attended this year's conference and participated with the following abstracts:

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Latest Publications

VARIABILITY OF LENGTH OF THERAPY FOR POSSIBLE EARLY ONSET SEPSIS(EOS) AND LATE ONSET SEPSIS(LOS): IDENTIFYING OPPORTUNITIES FOR ANTIBIOTIC STEWARDSHIP IN THE NEONATAL INTENSIVE CARE UNIT(NICU)

I. Kopsidas, E. Bouza, T. Gouvias, A. Kaffe, K. Karachristou, E. Kourkouni, G. Mavrogeorgos, E. Roilides, T. Siahanidou, V. Soubasi, N. Spyridis, E. Stratiki, M. Theodoraki, P. Triantafyllidou, A. Tsintoni, G. Tsopela, M. Tzaki, T. Zaoutis  

36th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases (ESPID 2018)
Malmö, Sweeden, May 28- June 2, 2018

BACKGROUND: Antibiotic resistance is a global public health threat and is associated with increased morbidity, mortality and healthcare costs. Antimicrobial stewardship is considered a core action in reducing antimicrobial resistance and is being advocated by all major health organizations globally. We sought to describe prescribing patterns in neonates treated for possible EOS and LOS and negative cultures.

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PHIG Project 2016

PHIG Project

PHIG Project

Surveillance of the most common hospital acquired infections
Participants

Participants

Departments from all over Greece participating in the PHIG project
Material

Material

Tools for data collection
Redcap

Redcap

Web application for building and managing online databases

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CLEO was founded thanks to a grant of the “Stavros Niarchos” Foundation, which has supported its function as the main donator since 2011 and continues to do so today.

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