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QI initiatives improve antibiotic initiation in bone marrow transplant patients

00:01 EST 20 Dec 2017 | 2 Minute Medicine

1. Increased education and process standardization led to a significant decrease in time to antibiotic administration among inpatient bone marrow transplant (BMT) pediatric patients with a new fever. 2. Proportion of BMT patients who received antibiotics within 60 minutes of first fever more than doubled after QI interventions were implemented. Study Rundown: Septicemia, frequently presenting […]

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