Interventions to improve antibiotic prescribing practices for hospital inpatients.

  title={Interventions to improve antibiotic prescribing practices for hospital inpatients.},
  author={Peter Garnet Davey and Erwin M Brown and Esmita Charani and Lynda Fenelon and Ian Malcolm Gould and Alison Holmes and Craig R. Ramsay and Phillip J Wiffen and Mark H. Wilcox},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
BACKGROUND The first publication of this review in Issue 3, 2005 included studies up to November 2003. This update adds studies to December 2006 and focuses on application of a new method for meta-analysis of interrupted time series studies and application of new Cochrane Effective Practice and Organisation of Care (EPOC) Risk of Bias criteria to all studies in the review, including those studies in the previously published version. The aim of the review is to evaluate the impact of… CONTINUE READING
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