Topic Infectious Disease o Over-utilization or inappropriate use of broad-spectrum antibiotics §

Topic Infectious Disease
o   Over-utilization or inappropriate use of broad-spectrum antibiotics
§ Inappropriate initiation of broad-spectrum antibiotics when a patient does not present with risk factors for multidrug resistant organisms.
§ Continuation of broad-spectrum antibiotics when resulted cultures and susceptibility suggest more tailored/narrower therapy
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