Antimicrobial use among patients receiving palliative care consultation

Alternate title: 
J2 - Am J Hosp Palliat Care
Secondary title: 
T2 - American Journal of Hospice & Palliative Medicine
Short title: 
Antimicrobial use among patients receiving palliative care consultation
Authors: 
Chun, Erin Diviney
Rodgers, Phillip E.
Vitale, Caroline A.
Collins, Curtis D.
Malani, Preeti N.
Volume: 
27
Start page: 
261-5
Annotations: 
Type D, Priority 5
Date: 
Jun
Year: 
2010
Accession number: 
19959846
Database: 
MEDLINE Cohort
Number: 
M1 - 4
Serial: 
1938-2715
ID: 
12531
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1049909109352336
Notes: 
N1 - Chun ED Rodgers PE Vitale CA Collins CD Malani PN Comment in: Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2010 Jun;27(4):237-8; PMID: 20338979
Key words: 
Adult
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
*Anti-Infective Agents
Decision Making/es [Ethics]
Drug Utilization
Female
Humans
*Infection/dt [Drug Therapy]
Male
Michigan
Middle Aged
Palliative Care/es [Ethics]
*Palliative Care
Penicillanic Acid/aa [Analogs & Derivatives]
*Physician's Practice Patterns
Pilot Projects
Piperacillin
Retrospective Studies
Vancomycin
0 (Anti-Infective Agents)
157044-21-8 (piperacillin-tazobactam combination product)
6Q205EH1VU (Vancomycin)
87-53-6 (Penicillanic Acid)
X00B0D5O0E (Piperacillin)
Types of evidence: 
Type D
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 5: Plan and do