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February 24, 2020
Patients who had OUD and sepsis were found to be younger and healthier than patients without OUD.
February 21, 2020
To evaluate the algorithm, the investigators looked at hospital encounters to determine trends in incidence and mortality from January 2011 through January 2019.
February 21, 2019
A study reports that a respiratory virus infection diagnosis was not linked with a decrease in antibiotic exposure and use of respiratory viral panels did not affect clinical outcomes.
Following implementation of stewardship program-guided blood culture communication process, the time to optimal therapy was 9.2 hours shorter for patients at Saint Luke’s Hospital.
February 19, 2019
Antibiotic prescription following ventilation in children with RSV-LRTI was associated with a 1.21-day shorter duration of ventilation and a 2.07-day shorter length of hospital stay.
Hospital-onset sepsis is twice as deadly as community-onset sepsis and increases the risk of death 3-fold, according to the results of a cohort study comprising 2.3 million adult patients.