TITLE

European Surveillance of Antibiotic Consumption (ESAC) point prevalence survey 2008: paediatric antimicrobial prescribing in 32 hospitals of 21 European countries

AUTHOR(S)
Amadeo, Brice; Zarb, Peter; Muller, Arno; Drapier, Nico; Vankerckhoven, Vanessa; Rogues, Anne-Marie; Davey, Peter; Goossens, Herman
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (JAC);Oct2010, Vol. 65 Issue 10, p2247
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Background: Antimicrobials are the most common medicines prescribed to children, but very little is known about patterns of hospital paediatric antimicrobial prescribing. This study aimed at describing paediatric antimicrobial prescribing in European hospitals to identify targets for quality improvement.
ACCESSION #
53882647

 

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