TITLE

Use of Semiautomatic Treatment Advice to Improve Compliance with Infectious Diseases Society of America Guidelines for Treatment of Intravascular Catheter-Related Infection: A Before-After Study

AUTHOR(S)
Rijnders, Bart J.A.; Vandecasteele, Stefaan J.; Van Wijngaerden, Eric; De Munter, Paul; Peetermans, Willy E.
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Clinical Infectious Diseases;10/1/2003, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p980
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the use of semiautomatic treatment advice to improve compliance with the Infectious Diseases Society of America guidelines for the treatment of catheter-related bloodstream infection (CRBSI) in the U.S. Accounts on the symptoms of sepsis; Management of intravascular catheter-related infections; Increase of the use of antibiotics to treat CRBSI.
ACCESSION #
11043114

 

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