Education Initiative Improves Antibiotic Prescribing in Respiratory Tract Infections in Rural Primary Care

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/622916
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Presentation
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Education Initiative Improves Antibiotic Prescribing in Respiratory Tract Infections in Rural Primary Care
Other Titles:
Antibiotic Stewardship
Author(s):
Chiswell, Erin Wilder; Hampton, Debra C.
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Delta Psi
Author Details:
Erin Wilder Chiswell, DNP, College of Nursing, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA; Debra C. Hampton, PhD, MSN, Doctor of Nursing Practice, University of Ky College of Nursing, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Abstract:

With the rise of antibiotic resistance, practicing antibiotic stewardship is of increasing importance, yet remains a significant practice challenge. This study examines a nurse practitioner-lead initiative that demonstrates improved guideline adherence and decreased antibiotic prescribing in respiratory tract infections is possible through evidence-based patient and provider educational interventions.

Keywords:
Antibiotic Stewardship; Primary Care; Respiratory Tract Infection Management
Repository Posting Date:
29-Sep-2017
Date of Publication:
29-Sep-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17J17
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.

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dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleEducation Initiative Improves Antibiotic Prescribing in Respiratory Tract Infections in Rural Primary Careen_US
dc.title.alternativeAntibiotic Stewardshipen
dc.contributor.authorChiswell, Erin Wilderen
dc.contributor.authorHampton, Debra C.en
dc.contributor.departmentDelta Psien
dc.author.detailsErin Wilder Chiswell, DNP, College of Nursing, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA; Debra C. Hampton, PhD, MSN, Doctor of Nursing Practice, University of Ky College of Nursing, Louisville, Kentucky, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/622916-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>With the rise of antibiotic resistance, practicing antibiotic stewardship is of increasing importance, yet remains a significant practice challenge. This study examines a nurse practitioner-lead initiative that demonstrates improved guideline adherence and decreased antibiotic prescribing in respiratory tract infections is possible through evidence-based patient and provider educational interventions.</span></p>en
dc.subjectAntibiotic Stewardshipen
dc.subjectPrimary Careen
dc.subjectRespiratory Tract Infection Managementen
dc.date.available2017-09-29T20:10:10Z-
dc.date.issued2017-09-29-
dc.date.accessioned2017-09-29T20:10:10Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
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