Antibiotic Stewardship

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sepsis
sepsis
10/09/2022
The continuation of proper care once a patient with sepsis is discharged from the hospital is critical in reducing the risk of rehospitalization and mortality. Stephanie Parks Taylor, MD, answers our...
10/09/2022
Antibiotic Stewardship
Critical Observations in Pulmonary Medicine
Antibiotic Stewardship
Treatment
Treatment
09/25/2022
Antibiotic resistance is one of the largest public health challenges in the United States and is a global health threat. What treatment options do we need in order to combat this public health challenge? ...
09/25/2022

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Treatment
Treatment
09/25/2022
Antibiotic resistance is one of the largest public health challenges in the United States and is a global health threat. What treatment options do we need in order to combat this public health challenge? ...
09/25/2022
Medical prescription
Medical prescription
01/01/2020
What type of antibiotics do you prefer to prescribe to adult patients who are transitioning to outpatient therapy? Take the poll to let us know.
01/01/2020
ear infection
ear infection
11/09/2019
Antibiotics are commonly prescribed to children for the treatment of acute otitis media. Does the concern of antibiotic resistance impact the way you would manage a child who has this infection? Let us know...
11/09/2019
antibiotics
antibiotics
09/03/2019
Many antibiotics are overprescribed. To prevent this and optimize antibiotic use, some practices have implemented stewardship programs. Does your practice have this type of program?
09/03/2019

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sepsis
sepsis
10/09/2022
The continuation of proper care once a patient with sepsis is discharged from the hospital is critical in reducing the risk of rehospitalization and mortality. Stephanie Parks Taylor, MD, answers our...
10/09/2022
Antibiotic Stewardship
Critical Observations in Pulmonary Medicine
Antibiotic Stewardship
obesity
obesity
03/05/2022
Carol Chelimo, PhD, and Cameron Grand, MbChB, PhD, answered our questions about their study examining the association between early exposure to antibiotics and subsequent body mass index and the likelihood...
03/05/2022
Pneumonia
Pneumonia
11/04/2020
The researchers of a recent study examined how 170 US hospitals utilized urinary antigen testing, as well as the impact this testing has on antibiotic de-escalation. Study author Jennifer Schimmel, MD,...
11/04/2020
Antibiotic Resistance
Antibiotic Resistance
03/18/2020
Researchers from the CDC’s Office of Antibiotic Stewardship have determined that outpatient antibiotic prescription rates in the United States have decreased in recent years. In this Q&A, the Office...
03/18/2020