Challenges In Economic Evaluation of Antibiotics In Health-Care Acquired Infections: A Targeted Review.

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Arabia Methods: Retrospective cohort study for patients admitted to surgical wards at a tertiary care center in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia over 3 months. Three broad spectrum antibiotics were targeted; piperacillin/tazobactam, imipenem, and meropenem. De-escalation delay was measured in days from the time of getting the culture identification and susceptibility… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jval.2015.09.1937

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@article{Chapman2015ChallengesIE, title={Challenges In Economic Evaluation of Antibiotics In Health-Care Acquired Infections: A Targeted Review.}, author={Ruth Ann Chapman and Thitima Kongnakorn}, journal={Value in health : the journal of the International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research}, year={2015}, volume={18 7}, pages={A580} }