ANTIBIOTICS UTILIZATION PATTERNS AND DIRECT COST IN AN EMERGENCY TREATMENT UNIT IN SRI LANKA
作者: ACHINI ABERATHNAHANA MORRISSEYPATRICK BALLSHUKRY ZAWAHIR
作者单位: 1Faculty of Medicine, University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka. hana.morrissey@wlv.ac.uk
刊名: International Journal of Current Pharmaceutical Research, 2019, pp.119-122
来源数据库: Innovare Academics Sciences PVT.Ltd.
DOI: 10.22159/ijcpr.2019v11i6.36358
原始语种摘要: Objective: Anecdotal evidence suggested that antibiotics are frequently used in the Emergency Treatment Units in Sri Lanka, mostly for the respiratory tract, soft tissue or urinary tract infections. This study aimed to describe the utilization patterns of antibiotics in terms of most common type, indication and associated direct cost in ETU at the Teaching Hospital Karapitiya, Sri Lanka. Methods: In this study, utilization patterns and the direct cost of antibiotics in an emergency treatment unit was evaluated by checking the bed-head tickets of all patients admitted to the unit from 1/5/16 to 15/5/16. Out of the 414 bed-head tickets checked 156 patients were receiving antibiotic treatment. Socio-demographic characteristics were analyzed. The prices of antibiotics in SriLankan government...
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关键词翻译
关键词翻译
  • antibiotic 抗生素
  • amoxicillin 羟氨苄青霉素
  • piperacillin 哌拉西林
  • frequently 经常
  • rationale 理论基础
  • prices 行情
  • tract 
  • common 普通
  • extent 范围
  • urinary 尿的