A review of the Manitoba home i.v. antibiotic program.


The Manitoba Home IV Antibiotic Program was reviewed after 12 years of operation. Patient selection and the steps involved in sending a patient home on the program are outlined. The types of infections treated and the incidence of complications and therapeutic failures are presented. The drugs and supplies used are described and total costs are discussed… (More)


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@article{Ct1989ARO, title={A review of the Manitoba home i.v. antibiotic program.}, author={Denis C{\^o}t{\'e} and J L Oruck and N D Thickson}, journal={The Canadian journal of hospital pharmacy}, year={1989}, volume={42 4}, pages={137-41} }