ASHP Statement on the Pharmacist's Role in Antimicrobial Stewardship and Infection Prevention and Control

April 2010
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;4/1/2010, Vol. 67 Issue 7, p575
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the statement by the American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP) on the role of pharmacist in the antimicrobial stewardship program. It mentions that the program aims to reduce infections linked to medical care and reversing antimicrobial resistance. It states that the role of the pharmacists includes pushing for the optimal use of the antimicrobial agents and rendering antimicrobial stewardship information to the public and health professionals.


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