Several factors were predictive of mortality risk in hospitalized patients with multidrug resistant Gram-negative infections.
A brief roundup of HM-centric research.
While antibiotic stewardship is an issue relevant to nearly all hospitalists, for pediatric patients the considerations can be unique.
SAN DIEGO – Community-acquired multidrug-resistant infections included MRSA, Clostridium difficile, and gram-negative infections.
SAN DIEGO – But physicians often prescribed vancomycin anyway, accumulating potentially avoidable treatment days.
SAN DIEGO – Patients colonized with MRSA are at high risk of MRSA infection both in the predischarge and postdischarge time periods, results from...
Clinical question: How effective is an antimicrobial stewardship approach grounded in behavioral theory and focused on preserving...
The new drug, administered by intravenous infusion, is expected to be available before the end of the year.
Antibiotic stewardship is more than narrowing coverage once susceptibilities are available. It also means conversion of antibiotics to oral...
Here’s how to predict antibiotic resistance in sepsis patients infected with gram-negative bacteria.