A systematic review of the use of antimicrobial therapy for symptom management in patients receiving palliative care

Secondary title: 
T2 - Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety
Short title: 
A systematic review of the use of antimicrobial therapy for symptom management in patients receiving palliative care
Authors: 
Rosenberg, J. H.
McGregor, J. C.
Albrecht, J. S.
Fromme, E. K.
Comer, A. C.
Furuno, J. P.
Volume: 
21
Start page: 
103
Annotations: 
Type A, Priority 5
Year: 
2012
Accession number: 
70935404
Database: 
EMBASE SR
Serial: 
1053-8569
Type of work: 
M3 - Conference Abstract
ID: 
11231
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pds.3324
Key words: 
antimicrobial therapy
patient
human
palliative therapy
pharmacoepidemiology
risk management
systematic review
infection
hospital patient
terminal care
hospice
cohort analysis
physician
language
population
data base
fever
bacteremia
urinary tract infection
respiratory tract infection
hospice care
controlled study
library
validity
antiinfective agent
antibiotic agent
antifungal agent
Types of evidence: 
Type A
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 5: Plan and do