Analysis the Antimicrobial Agent Prescribing Patterns in relation to the Emergence of Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus in a Medical Center
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Poster
- By: WANG, Hsiu-Yin (Chang-Gung Memorial Hospital, DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACY, Taoyuan, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Chan, Y.-Y. (Chang-Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, China Taiwan)
Chiu, C.-H. (Chang-Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, China Taiwan)
Deng, S.-T. (Chang-Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, China Taiwan)
I. Background: Vancomycin-resistant..
(VRE) is as a global treat and major cause of nosocimial infections. The prevalence of VRE has increased rapidly in recent years. In addition to glycopeptides, extended-spectrum cephalosporins are associated with the establishment and persistent colonization of VRE.II. Aims: A retrospective study was The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.