Implementing a tele-expertise system to optimise the antibiotic use and stewardship: The case of the Montpellier University Hospital (France)

@article{Morquin2015ImplementingAT,
  title={Implementing a tele-expertise system to optimise the antibiotic use and stewardship: The case of the Montpellier University Hospital (France)},
  author={David Morquin and Roxana Ologeanu-Tadde{\"i} and Y. Koumar and R. Bourret and J. Reynes},
  journal={Studies in health technology and informatics},
  year={2015},
  volume={210},
  pages={296-300}
}
This paper has two aims: 1) to describe the tele-expertise system implemented in the Montpellier University Hospital (France) in order to optimize antimicrobial use 2) to analyze the prescribers' adherence to this system. For the second purpose, an observational prospective study was conducted for 12 months. Data were collected from counselling advices, which were notified in the electronic medical records. 1386 tele-expertise actions were performed. Among them, 87% were made without clinical… CONTINUE READING