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Long-term surveillance of cefotaxime and piperacillin-tazobactam prescribing and incidence of Clostridium difficile diarrhoea.



Key Questions Addressed
3 Key Question 3 - Prevention interventions
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Title Long-term surveillance of cefotaxime and piperacillin-tazobactam prescribing and incidence of Clostridium difficile diarrhoea.
Author Wilcox MH., Freeman J., Fawley W., MacKinlay S., Brown A., Donaldson K., Corrado O.
Country Departments of Microbiology and Elderly Medicine, Leeds Teaching Hospitals & University of Leeds, Old Medical School, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK. Mark.Wilcox@leedsth.nhs.uk
Year 2004
Numbers Pubmed ID: 15163654

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Extraction Form: Key Question 2 - Prevention interventions (Table 4)
Design Details
Question... Follow Up Answer Follow-up Answer
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Study Design Before-after time series
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Population Elderly Medicine Unit inpatients
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Category of Intervention Antibiotic Use
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Intervention Change in antibiotic policy
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Outcome CDI incidence
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Findings Use of restricted antibiotic decrease
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Quality Issues No concurrent control
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