Promoting Antibiotic Stewardship in Nursing Homes: Lessons from Three Multi-Site Studies

Session Year: 
2016
authors: 
Philip D. Sloane, MD, MPH; Christopher Crnich, MD, PhD; Cees M.P.M. Hertogh, MD, PhD; David Nace, MD, MPH, CMD

Drawing from the experience of two multi-site trials of antibiotic stewardship in U.S. nursing homes and two studies in the Netherlands, this session will provide participants with practical tools by which they can better follow evidence-based principles of antibiotic prescribing and effectively implement antibiotic stewardship in geriatric practice.

cmd: 
1.5 Management
cme: 
1.5