[Programs for optimizing the use of antibiotics (PROA) in Spanish hospitals: GEIH-SEIMC, SEFH and SEMPSPH consensus document].

@article{RodrguezBao2012ProgramsFO,
  title={[Programs for optimizing the use of antibiotics (PROA) in Spanish hospitals: GEIH-SEIMC, SEFH and SEMPSPH consensus document].},
  author={Jes{\'u}s Rodr{\'i}guez-Ba{\~n}o and Jos{\'e} Ram{\'o}n Paňo-Pardo and Lu{\'i}s Alvarez-Rocha and {\'A}ngel Asensio and Enrico Calbo and Emilia Cercenado and Jos{\'e} Miguel Cisneros and Jesus Cobo and Osmel Delgado and Jos{\'e} Garnacho-Montero and Stefan Grau and Juan Pablo Horcajada and Ana Hornero and Javier Murillas-Angoiti and Antoni Oliver and Brunilda Padilla and Juan Pasquau and Marcelo Pujol and Patricia Ruiz-Garbajosa and Rafael San Juan and R. Sierra},
  journal={Farmacia hospitalaria : organo oficial de expresion cientifica de la Sociedad Espanola de Farmacia Hospitalaria},
  year={2012},
  volume={36 1},
  pages={33.e1-30}
}
The antimicrobial agents are unique drugs for several reasons. First, their efficacy is higher than other drugs in terms of reduction of morbidity and mortality. Also, antibiotics are the only group of drugs associated with ecological effects, because their administration may contribute to the emergence and spread of microbial resistance. Finally, they are used by almost all medical specialties. Appropriate use of antimicrobials is very complex because of the important advances in the… CONTINUE READING

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