Unnecessary Use of Fluoroquinolone Antibiotics in Hospitalized Patients
BMC Infectious Diseases, 07/06/2011
Werner NL et al. – In authors' institution, 39% of all days of fluoroquinolone therapy were unnecessary. Interventions that focus on improving adherence with current guidelines for duration of antimicrobial therapy and for management of urinary syndromes could significantly reduce overuse of fluoroquinolones.