The effect of interventions to reduce potentially inappropriate antibiotic prescribing in long term care facilities: a systematic review of randomised controlled trials.
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: FLEMING, Aoife (University College Cork, School of Pharmacy, Cork, Ireland)
- Co-author(s): Browne, John (University College Cork, Cork, Ireland)
Byrne, Stephen (University College Cork, Cork, Ireland)
A substantial proportion of antibiotic prescribing in Long Term Care Facilites (LTCF) may be inappropriate and not in adherence to local guidelines.
To identify and summarise the effects of interventions aimed at reducing potentially inappropriate antibiotic prescribing in LTCF.
A search for systematic reviews and.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.