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DRUG UTILIZATION EVALUATION OF POST-OPERATIVE ANTIMICROBIALS USED IN SURGERY DEPARTMENT OF A TERTIARY CARE HOSPITAL IN SOUTH INDIA

Deepa Koshy1*, Abiya Susan Shibu1;
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  • Published: 04 Jun 2020
Abstract
An antimicrobial is an agent that kills or inhibits the growth of microorganisms and use of antimicrobial agents need to be evaluated since misuse of antimicrobials may lead to increased adverse effects, resistance to antimicrobials, making illnesses more serious, and increasing expenses of health services. Objective: Drug utilization evaluation of antimicrobials are essential as it highlights the importance of assessing optimal drug use and provide a strong basis for therapeutic decision making. The aim of this study was to assess the Drug Utilization Evaluation of postoperative antimicrobials used in surgery department in a tertiary care hospital in India. Met...
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free text keywords: Antimicrobials; Drug Utilization Evaluation; Post-Operative Antimicrobials, Optimal Drug Use., Antimicrobials; Drug Utilization Evaluation; Post-Operative Antimicrobials, Optimal Drug Use.
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