Reduction of unnecessary i.v. antibiotic days using general criteria for antibiotic switch.

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This study was designed to help physicians consider change from intravenous to oral antibiotic therapy for any infection from d 3 of hospital stay, by implementing guidelines for antibiotic switch. A 2-centre intervention study was conducted at Sorlandet Hospital HF Kristiansand and Arendal. All patients admitted to the Medical Clinic at these hospitals… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/00365540701837134

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