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A STUDY ON PRESCRIBING PATTERNS AND EFFICACY OF ANTIBIOTICS IN ORTHOPAEDIC DEPARTMENT IN A TEACHING HOSPITAL

Anto John1*, Bharathi D.R.1;
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  • Published: 31 Mar 2017
Abstract
In Orthopaedic department, surgery constitutes the major manipulations and requires guided antibiotic prescription. Programs designed to encourage appropriate antibiotic prescriptions in health care institutions are an important element in quality of care, infection control. The irrational prescription of antimicrobial agents leads to resistance and economic burden that requires serious attention for the better compliance. Objectives: To assess the prescription pattern and efficacy of commonly prescribed antibiotics in Orthopaedic department. Materials and Methods: A prospective observational study which was carried out for a period of six months at Orthopaedic ...
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Medical Subject Headings: humanities
free text keywords: Prescription Pattern, Antibiotics, Efficacy, Orthopaedics., Prescription Pattern, Antibiotics, Efficacy, Orthopaedics.
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