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Antimicrobial stewardship intervention for the clinical pathways improves antimicrobial prophylaxis in surgical or non-surgical invasive therapies.

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Summary of "Antimicrobial stewardship intervention for the clinical pathways improves antimicrobial prophylaxis in surgical or non-surgical invasive therapies."

The standard duration of administration of antimicrobial prophylaxis in surgery and non-surgical invasive therapy was shortened according to the promotion of appropriate use. Here, we conducted an intervention to optimize antimicrobial prophylaxis by revising all relevant clinical pathways based on the most recent guidelines.

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Name: International journal of clinical practice
ISSN: 1742-1241
Pages: e13293

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