Contribution of pharmacists to antimicrobial therapy in intensive care unit through a therapeutic drug monitoring of linezolid in a Japanese hospital
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: YAGI, Tatsuya (Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, Department of Hospital Pharmacy, Hamamatsu, Japan)
Background: Many patients who suffer from a serious injury or illness in intensive care unit (ICU) are complicated in infectious diseases. Antibiotic therapy for infectious patients in ICU required the intervention as multidisciplinary approach. In Japan, hospital pharmacists participate in the antimicrobial therapy through therapeutic drug.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.