Impact of an antimicrobial stewardship program on the appropriate selection of antibiotic prophylaxis in cesarean delivery in a hospital without restrictions on the use of antibiotics

  • At: 2017 FIP Congress in Seoul (South Korea)
  • Type: Poster
  • By: DíAZ MADRIZ, Jose (Hospital Clínica Bíblica, Pharmacy, San José, Costa Rica)
  • Co-author(s): Jose Pablo Díaz Madriz:
    Esteban Zavaleta Monestel: Head of Pharmacy, Hospital Clínica Bíblica, San José, Costa Rica
    Jose Miguel Chaverri Fernández: Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Drug Dependence of the School of Pharmacy, Universidad de Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica
    Adriana Herrera Cedeño: Intern Students, University of Medical Sciences UCIMED-Hospital Clínica Bíblica, San José, Costa Rica
  • Abstract:

    Methods

    Retrospective analyses of before and after ASP implementation of appropriate selection of antibiotic prophylaxis in cesarean delivery and consumption of ceftriaxone and cefazolin.

    Results

    Percentage of appropriate selection of antibiotic prophylaxis in cesarean delivery was 4% (n=97) in the pre-ASP month and 83% (n=100) six months after..

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