Title

Survey to determine the relative importance of clinical factors used to make empiric antibiotic decisions.

Year of Publication

2020

Number of Pages

1-3

Date Published

2020 Sep 02

ISSN Number

1559-6834

Abstract

<p>A cross-sectional survey study of inpatient prescribers in a university health system was performed to assess the importance they place on different clinical risk factors when making empiric antibiotic decisions. Our findings show that these clinical risk factors were weighted differently based on the clinical scenario and the type of prescriber.</p>

DOI

10.1017/ice.2020.378

Alternate Title

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol

PMID

32873345

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