Antibiotic management and early discharge from hospital: an economic analysis.

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OBJECTIVES To evaluate potential costs and savings from implementing an evaluation tool that uses bedside review of antibiotic use and infection management to assess whether patients with infections in acute medical and surgical wards could have their antibiotic regimen changed and be safely managed out of hospital. METHODS The tool was implemented in 30… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/jac/dks194

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@article{Gray2012AntibioticMA, title={Antibiotic management and early discharge from hospital: an economic analysis.}, author={Alastair Gray and Matthew Dryden and Apostolos Charos}, journal={The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy}, year={2012}, volume={67 9}, pages={2297-302} }