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Interventions to improve antimicrobial stewardship for older people in care homes

  • At: 2018 FIP Congress in Glasgow (Scotland)
  • Type: Poster
  • By: NGUYEN, Hoa (Queen's University Belfast, School of Pharmacy)
  • Co-author(s): Hoa Quoc Nguyen: School of Pharmacy, Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, United Kingdom
    Michael Tunney: School of Pharmacy, Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, United Kingdom
    Carmel Hughes: School of Pharmacy, Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, United Kingdom
  • Abstract:

    Background

    Inappropriate antimicrobial prescribing amongst older people in care homes has been shown to result in serious adverse drug events, Clostridium difficile colonisation, and antimicrobial resistance. Interventions to improve antimicrobial stewardship in care homes have been reported through clinical trials, but the overall effect remains

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Last update 4 October 2019

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