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Prescription of antibiotics for adults hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia in Korea in 2004: a population-based descriptive study.

Authors
  • Yoon, Young Kyung
  • Kim, Eun Ju
  • Chun, Byung Chul
  • Eom, Joong Sik
  • Park, Dae Won
  • Sohn, Jang Wook
  • Kim, Min Ja
Type
Published Article
Journal
Respirology (Carlton, Vic.)
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2012
Volume
17
Issue
1
Pages
172–179
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1111/j.1440-1843.2011.02077.x
PMID: 21995414
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

In this study, patterns of antimicrobial prescription for patients hospitalized with CAP were assessed for the first time in Korea. There was divergence from the 2009 Korean guidelines for the treatment of CAP, reinforcing the need for assessment of physicians' adherence to the guidelines.

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