The use of antibiotics in children with acute appendicitis at the University Children’s Hospital
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: SVIESTINA, Inese (University Children's Hospital, Riga, Latvia)
- Co-author(s): Mozgis, Dzintars (Riga Stradins University, Public Health and Epidemiology Department, Riga, Latvia)
Up to 50% of antibiotic use in hospitals is inappropriate including surgical prophylaxis and treatment.
To analyse the use of antibiotics among hospitalized children with acute appendicitis
Retrospective analysis at University Children[simplequote]s hospital (476 beds) in Riga, Latvia. All in-patients younger than 18.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.