Research Articles from the SHS-UHN ASP (Category)

The development and assessment of a physician-specific antibiotic usage and spectrum feedback tool

M McIntyre
L Naik
CM Bell
AM Morris

Abstract

 

Individualized data are required but difficult to obtain for effective antimicrobial stewardship audit and feedback.  We developed a summative tool to evaluate consumption (days of therapy per 100 patient-days) and spectrum of antimicrobials that was also acceptable to individual clinicians.

 

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