Impact of initial antibiotic choice on clinical outcomes of community-acquired pneumonia in adults: analysis of a hospital claims-made database

  • At: 2017 FIP Congress in Seoul (South Korea)
  • Type: Poster
  • By: HUANG, Po-Yao (Kaohsiung Municipal Siaogang Hospital, pharmacy, Kaohsiung City, China Taiwan)
  • Co-author(s): Po-Yao Huang:
    Hsiu-Shan Chen: pharmacy, Kaohsiung Municipal Siaogang Hospital, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, Province of China
    Hui-Ju Wu: pharmacy, Kaohsiung Municipal Siaogang Hospital, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, Province of China
    Hsiao-Chia Wu: pharmacy, Kaohsiung Municipal Siaogang Hospital, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, Province of China
    Chang-Chien Li-Chen: pharmacy, Kaohsiung Municipal Siaogang Hospital, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, Province of China
    Hsiu-Mei Chang: pharmacy, Kaohsiung Municipal Ta-Tung Hospital, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, Province of China
    Hsi Hsiu Tsai: pharmacy, Kaohsiung Municipal Siaogang Hospital, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, Province of China
    Ying-Ling Lin: pharmacy, Kaohsiung Municipal Siaogang Hospital, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, Province of China
  • Abstract:

    Background

    The choice of empiric antibiotic regimen for the treatment of CAP is based on the likelihood that a given pathogen is present and on the antibiotic susceptibilities of pathogen in the community.

    Purpose

    Using the antibiotic regulation guidelines of the Bureau of National Health Insurance and Antimicrobial Stewardship Program in Taiwan, we..

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