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Antibiotic stewardship: new guidelines focus on practical advice

Preauthorization of broad-spectrum antibiotics and prospective review after two or three days of treatment should form the cornerstone of antibiotic stewardship programs to ensure the right drug is prescribed at the right time for the right diagnosis.

04/22/2016

Photo: Physician extends her hand with a single pill in it

The new guidelines on the use of antibiotics contain a number of components that will help ensure the implementation of an effective antibiotic stewardship program; ©panthermedia.net/ bonninturina