Impact of a multidisciplinary intervention on antibiotic use for nursing home-acquired pneumonia.

@article{Linnebur2011ImpactOA,
  title={Impact of a multidisciplinary intervention on antibiotic use for nursing home-acquired pneumonia.},
  author={Sunny Anne Linnebur and Douglas N. Fish and John Mark Ruscin and Tiffany A. Radcliff and Kathy S Oman and Regina M. Fink and Brent van Dorsten and Debra Liebrecht and Ron Fish and Monica C McNulty and Evelyn Hutt},
  journal={The American journal of geriatric pharmacotherapy},
  year={2011},
  volume={9 6},
  pages={
          442-450.e1
        }
}
BACKGROUND Academic detailing in nursing homes (NHs) has been shown to improve drug use patterns and adherence to guidelines. OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of a multidisciplinary intervention that included academic detailing on adherence to national nursing home-acquired pneumonia (NHAP) guidelines related to use of antibiotics. METHODS This quasi-experimental study evaluated the effects of a 2-year multifaceted and multidisciplinary intervention targeting… CONTINUE READING
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