Improving and maintaining adherence with hospital antibiotic policies: A strategy for success

G. Conlon, M.A. Aldeyab, J.C. McElnay, M.G. Scott, F.A. Magee, E Davies, D. Gill, F.W. Darwish Elhajji, S.M. Elshibly, M.P. Kearney

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5 Citations (Scopus)
LanguageEnglish
Pages88-89
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Hospital Infection
Volume77
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2011

Keywords

  • antibiotic therapy
  • clinical practice
  • drug use
  • health care personnel
  • hospital policy
  • human
  • letter
  • lower respiratory tract infection
  • patient compliance
  • practice guideline
  • prescription
  • urinary tract infection
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents
  • Attitude of Health Personnel
  • Drug Utilization
  • Guideline Adherence
  • Hospitals
  • Humans
  • Organizational Policy
  • Pharmacists

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Conlon, G., Aldeyab, M. A., McElnay, J. C., Scott, M. G., Magee, F. A., Davies, E., ... Kearney, M. P. (2011). Improving and maintaining adherence with hospital antibiotic policies: A strategy for success. 77(1), 88-89. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhin.2010.08.005
Conlon, G. ; Aldeyab, M.A. ; McElnay, J.C. ; Scott, M.G. ; Magee, F.A. ; Davies, E ; Gill, D. ; Darwish Elhajji, F.W. ; Elshibly, S.M. ; Kearney, M.P. / Improving and maintaining adherence with hospital antibiotic policies: A strategy for success. 2011 ; Vol. 77, No. 1. pp. 88-89.
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Conlon, G, Aldeyab, MA, McElnay, JC, Scott, MG, Magee, FA, Davies, E, Gill, D, Darwish Elhajji, FW, Elshibly, SM & Kearney, MP 2011, 'Improving and maintaining adherence with hospital antibiotic policies: A strategy for success', vol. 77, no. 1, pp. 88-89. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhin.2010.08.005

Improving and maintaining adherence with hospital antibiotic policies: A strategy for success. / Conlon, G.; Aldeyab, M.A.; McElnay, J.C.; Scott, M.G.; Magee, F.A.; Davies, E; Gill, D.; Darwish Elhajji, F.W.; Elshibly, S.M.; Kearney, M.P.

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Conlon G, Aldeyab MA, McElnay JC, Scott MG, Magee FA, Davies E et al. Improving and maintaining adherence with hospital antibiotic policies: A strategy for success. 2011 Jan;77(1):88-89. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhin.2010.08.005