A study of utilization of antimicrobial agents in patients on ventilator in intensive care unit (ICU) at tertiary care teaching hospital, India.

@article{Shelat2014ASO,
  title={A study of utilization of antimicrobial agents in patients on ventilator in intensive care unit (ICU) at tertiary care teaching hospital, India.},
  author={Prakash R. Shelat and A. Gandhi and P. Patel},
  journal={Journal of clinical and diagnostic research : JCDR},
  year={2014},
  volume={8 11},
  pages={
          HC09-13
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To study the use of antimicrobial agents in patients on ventilator in ICU. MATERIALS AND METHODS Study was conducted at tertiary care teaching hospital Ahmedabad, India. Total 300 patients admitted in ICU and prescribed antimicrobial agents were included in the study. The data were recorded in preformed Case Record Form (CRF) and were analysed by Z and x(2) Test. RESULTS Patients were divided into group A (patients on ventilator support) and group B (patients without ventilator… Expand

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