Latest Conference Articles
Hospital Discharge a Key Opportunity to Practice Antimicrobial Stewardship
May 22nd 2022, 2:00pm
Designing a transitions of care stewardship program and engaging all stakeholders can help cut down on unnecessary antibiotic prescriptions.
Vancomycin With a β-Lactam: Comparing Acute Kidney Injury Rates of Trough vs AUC Dosing
May 22nd 2022, 1:00pm
Can clinicians rely on dosing strategy to avoid acute kidney injury for patients receiving vancomycin with a β-lactam like piperacillin-tazobactam?
Challenging Gram Negative Pathogens and Oral Carbapenems: MAD-ID Updates With Jason Pogue, PharmD
May 21st 2022, 1:20pm
Jason Pogue, PharmD, BCPS, BCIDP, shares key takeaways from his 2 presentations at MAD-ID 2022, including a new alternative to the SPACE acronym, as well as how to navigate any anxieties around oral carbapenems.
Assessing Antibiotic Prescribing Patterns in Adult Primary Care Clinics
May 21st 2022, 1:00pm
A MAD-ID 2022 poster sought to better understand the current antibiotic prescribing patterns at adult primary care clinics affiliated with Maimonides Medical Center in New York.
Tools to Ease Non-Infectious Disease Provider Comfort Prescribing PrEP
May 21st 2022, 11:00am
In a poster presented at MAD-ID 2022, Margaret Pertzborn, PharmD, evaluated the efficacy of a PrEP Provider Toolkit on non-infectious disease provider comfort prescribing PrEP with their patients.
The Role of Machine Learning in Evaluating Early and Cumulative Beta-Lactam for Inpatient Pneumonia
May 20th 2022, 9:36pm
A study looked at the utilization of the technology with this antibiotic class in hospital-acquired pneumonia (HAP) and ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP).
Examining Clostridioides difficile Incidence and Clinical Impact Across the US
May 20th 2022, 6:28pm
In a poster presented at MAD-ID 2022, Glenn S. Tillotson, PhD, FIDSA, FCCP, shares data from the Premier Healthcare Database on more than 100,000 patients with C diff.
How the COVID-19 Pandemic Affected Antimicrobial Stewardship
May 20th 2022, 4:34pm
At MAD-ID 2022, Payal K. Patel, MD, MPH, FIDSA, discussed how COVID-19 misinformation and lags in diagnostics contributed to inappropriate antibiotic use and offers some way to combat this trend.