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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
BackgroundAntimicrobial Stewardship Programs (ASP) have the potential to improve patient outcomes, decrease bacterial resistance, increase patient safety, and decrease costs. In a private hospital without restrictions on the use of antibiotics, the improvement in antibiotic use depends mainly of prospective feedback and education.
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Last update 4 October 2019