Skip to main content
×
×
Home

Driving antimicrobial use improvement: attitudes of providers of adult hospital care on optimal attribution and feedback

  • Tara H. Lines (a1), Whitney J. Nesbitt (a1) and George E. Nelson (a2)
Abstract

Understanding provider perceptions of antimicrobial use (AU) feedback is important for optimal implementation. A survey addressing AU attribution scenarios, feedback methods, and implementation barriers was distributed to inpatient providers. As AU scenarios became more complex, disagreement regarding AU attribution arose. All providers were highly concerned about barriers to AU reporting.

Copyright
Corresponding author
Author for correspondence: Tara H. Lines, Department of Pharmacy, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1211 Medical Center Dr., VUH B-131, Nashville, TN 37232. E-mail: Linesth@gmail.com, George.nelson@vanderbilt.edu
References
Hide All
1. Presidential Advisory Committee on Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria. National action plan for combating antibiotic-resistant bacteria. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. https://www.cdc.gov/drugresistance/pdf/national_action_plan_for_combating_antibotic-resistant_bacteria.pdf. Published March 2015. Accessed July 25, 2017.
2. Antimicrobial use and resistance (AUR) module. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. https://www.cdc.gov/nhsn/PDFs/pscManual/11pscAURcurrent.pdf. Published 2017. Accessed October 17, 2017.
3. Hafner, JM, Williams, SC, Koss, RG, Tschurtz, BA, Schmaltz, SP, Loeb, JM. The perceived impact of public reporting hospital performance data: interviews with hospital staff. Int J Qual Health Care 2011;23:697704.
4. Lindenauer, PK, Lagu, T, Ross, JS, et al. Attitudes of hospital leaders toward publicly reported measures of health care quality. JAMA Intern Med 2014;174:19041911.
5. Hallsworth, M, Chadborn, T, Sallis, A, et al. Provision of social norm feedback to high prescribers of antibiotics in general practice: a pragmatic national randomised controlled trial. Lancet 2016;387(10029):17431752.
6. Abbo, L, Sinkowitz-Cochran, R, Smith, L, et al. Faculty and resident physicians’ attitudes, perceptions, and knowledge about antimicrobial use and resistance. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2011;32:714718.
7. Chaves, NJ, Cheng, AC, Runnegar, N, Kirschner, J, Lee, T, Buising, K. Analysis of knowledge and attitude surveys to identify barriers and enablers of appropriate antimicrobial prescribing in three Australian tertiary hospitals. Intern Med J 2014;44:568574.
8. Salsgiver, E, Bernstein, D, Simon, MS, et al. Knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding antimicrobial use and stewardship among prescribers at acute-care hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2018;39:316322.
9. McIntyre, MT, Naik, L, Bell, CM, Morris, AM. Development and assessment of a physician-specific antimicrobial usage and spectrum feedback tool. Open Forum Infect Dis 2017;4:ofx124–ofx124.
10. Navathe, AS, Emanuel, EJ. Physician peer comparisons as a nonfinancial strategy to improve the value of care. JAMA 2016;316:17591760.
Recommend this journal

Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this journal to your organisation's collection.

Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology
  • ISSN: 0899-823X
  • EISSN: 1559-6834
  • URL: /core/journals/infection-control-and-hospital-epidemiology
Please enter your name
Please enter a valid email address
Who would you like to send this to? *
×
Type Description Title
WORD
Supplementary materials

Lines et al. supplementary material
Lines et al. supplementary material 1

 Word (143 KB)
143 KB

Metrics

Altmetric attention score

Full text views

Total number of HTML views: 24
Total number of PDF views: 119 *
Loading metrics...

Abstract views

Total abstract views: 807 *
Loading metrics...

* Views captured on Cambridge Core between 7th June 2018 - 20th September 2018. This data will be updated every 24 hours.