Social Awareness Campaign

An initiative by INCA

INCACARE, by Concord Biotech supports a variety of campaigns to educate and raise awareness among patients and healthcare providers on how to tackle various infections in intensive care settings.

Check out the latest campaigns below.

All about antimicrobial resistance
Antibiotic Stewardship Programmes : actions and benefits
Handle antibiotics with care in surgery

Antimicrobial Awareness Week Campaign

The World Antimicrobial Awareness Week (WAAW), which takes place every year, aims to raise public awareness about global antimicrobial resistance. This campaign encourages best practices among the general public, health professionals, and policymakers to prevent the emergence and spread of drug-resistant infections.

Infection Prevention Week Campaign

International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW) aims to raise awareness about the importance of infection prevention to reduce the risk of an infection during the provision of health care. This campaign provides a range of resources to support effective infection prevention practices.

Infection control and prevention
Prevention of surgical site infections
Prevention of catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTI) in critically ill patients
Prevention of central line-associated blood-stream infection
Handle antibiotics with care to prevent infections
Prevention of ventilator-associated pneumonia
Break the chain of infection
World Pneumonia Day

World Pneumonia Day Campaign

Every year on November 12th, World Pneumonia Day is held to raise awareness about the devastating effects of pneumonia and to call for worldwide action to protect against, help prevent, and effectively treat this deadly illness.

Sepsis Awareness Month Campaign

The goal of Sepsis Awareness Month is to educate people about the symptoms and signs of sepsis so that they can respond immediately and receive the care they require. This campaign aims to raise awareness about sepsis, the importance of early detection and treatment, and ways to prevent it. 

SEPSIS- Cause and prevention
Understanding SEPSIS
SEPSIS and urinary tract infections (UTI)
SEPSIS and healthcare-associated infection (HAIs)
SEPSIS and Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)
SEPSIS and Meningitis
SEPSIS and Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
Prevalence of invasive fungal infections
Diagnosis of invasive fungal infections
Treatment of invasive fungal infections
Susceptibility of invasive fungal infections

Fungal Disease Awareness Week Campaign

Fungal Disease Awareness Week highlights the importance of recognizing serious fungal diseases early enough in a patient to provide life-saving treatment. This campaign aims to create awareness regarding invasive fungal infections – their prevalence, diagnosis and treatment.

COVID Awareness Campaign

The latest pandemic is associated with high prevalence and easy transmission with no conventional treatment. Since the disease resists testing and adopting new therapeutics, repositioning pre-existing drugs may present an attractive strategy to overcome the pandemic with known safety, characteristics, and dose usage. 

A review of potential drug for COVID-19 treatment: Teicoplanin
COVID-19 associated invasive candidiasis
Fungal Co-infections associated with global COVID-19 pandemic
Fungal superinfection in patients with COVID-19: Role of antifungal stewardship
Multidrug-resistant candida auris infections in critically ill coronavirus disease patients
Invasive fungal sinusitis in post COVID-19 patients: A new clinical entity
COVID-19 triggering mucomycosis in a susceptible patient: A case study
Bacterial pulmonary superinfections associated with longer duration of ventilation in COVID-19 patients