This trial is active, not recruiting.

Condition infection
Treatment medical review of controlled broad-spectrum antibiotics
Sponsor National Taiwan University Hospital
Start date September 2015
End date September 2016
Trial size 200 participants
Trial identifier NCT02768454, 201511065RIND


To study the outcome of antibiotics stewardship

United States No locations recruiting
Other countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Observational model case-only
Time perspective retrospective
medical review
medical review of controlled broad-spectrum antibiotics
medical review of outcome of antibiotics stewardship by pharmacists and infectious disease physicians

Primary Outcomes

The percentage of appropriateness of empirical antibiotics choosing.
time frame: up to 8 weeks
The percentage of appropriateness of de-escalation of therapy.
time frame: up to 8 weeks

Secondary Outcomes

Number of adverse events of antibiotics were recorded.
time frame: up to 8 weeks

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants from 20 years up to 99 years old.

inclusion criteria: - Inpatient with infectious disease and under broad-spectrum antibiotics exclusion criteria: - Poor prognosis was diagnosed or received conservative therapy only.

Additional Information

Official title Appropriate Use of Controlled Broad-spectrum Antimicrobials by Establish Stewardship and Execute by Antibiotic Pharmacist
Principal investigator Shu-Chen Yang, master
Description Retrospective cohort study by medical review and evaluation of broad-spectrum antibiotics to determine how appropriately it was bing used.
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in May 2016.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by National Taiwan University Hospital.