Antibiograms are important for guiding empiric antibiotics for febrile neutropenia. However, hospital-wide antibiograms may not capture complexities of patients with hematologic malignancies. We created a hematology-oncology unit-specific antibiogram and found higher resistance among Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumonia, and Enterococcus isolates compared to hospital-wide data.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Antimicrobial Stewardship and Healthcare Epidemiology|
|State||Published - Jun 21 2022|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Infectious Diseases
- Microbiology (medical)