Core Elements of Outpatient Antibiotic Stewardship.

  title={Core Elements of Outpatient Antibiotic Stewardship.},
  author={Guillermo V. Sanchez and Katherine E. Fleming-Dutra and Rebecca M. Roberts and Lauri A. Hicks},
  journal={MMWR. Recommendations and reports : Morbidity and mortality weekly report. Recommendations and reports},
  volume={65 6},
The Core Elements of Outpatient Antibiotic Stewardship provides a framework for antibiotic stewardship for outpatient clinicians and facilities that routinely provide antibiotic treatment. This report augments existing guidance for other clinical settings. In 2014 and 2015, respectively, CDC released the Core Elements of Hospital Antibiotic Stewardship Programs and the Core Elements of Antibiotic Stewardship for Nursing Homes. Antibiotic stewardship is the effort to measure and improve how… CONTINUE READING
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