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Gepubliceerd in: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research 1/2015

Open Access 01-12-2015 | Meeting abstract

Clinicians' perceptions of prescribing antibiotics for infections in the diabetic foot

Auteur: Debbie Sharman

Gepubliceerd in: Journal of Foot and Ankle Research | bijlage 1/2015

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Responsible use of antibiotics is high on the public health agenda. The management of infection within the diabetic foot is variable, partly due to a lack of consensus and evidence to guide management choices. Study aims: To explore and describe experiences and views regarding the clinical management of diabetic foot infections among specialist secondary care clinicians involved in the management of diabetic foot infections; to explore perceptions and awareness of antibiotic resistance; to explore whether there are any unknown factors that may contribute to the ‘non-pharmacological’ prescribing of antibiotics. Study design and methods: A phenomenological approach was used, with data collected in face to face interviews with specialist hospital clinicians including Consultant Physicians, Specialist Registrars, Consultant Microbiologist, Specialist Podiatrists and Consultant Vascular Surgeons within two acute hospital foundation trusts in the south of England. …
Metagegevens
Titel
Clinicians' perceptions of prescribing antibiotics for infections in the diabetic foot
Auteur
Debbie Sharman
Publicatiedatum
01-12-2015
Uitgeverij
BioMed Central
Gepubliceerd in
Journal of Foot and Ankle Research / Uitgave bijlage 1/2015
Elektronisch ISSN: 1757-1146
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1186/1757-1146-8-S1-A5