Nurse’s role on antibiotic stewardship: perceptions, attitudes and knowledge of a group of Portuguese nurses

Ana Soares, Carlos Palos, Paulo Sousa

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Abstract

Objectives: This study aims to understand perceptions, attitudes and knowledge of a group of Portuguese nurses on antibiotic stewardship (AS). Methods: An observational and cross-sectional study was conducted. A convenience sample was selected from a group of nurses enrolled on ANCI and from nurses working at CHLO. A survey was created and developed for the data collection and, subsequently, a statistical analysis was performed using SPSS24.0

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHealth and social care systems of the future
Subtitle of host publicationdemographic changes, digital age and human factors: proceedings of the Healthcare Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2019
EditorsTeresa Patrone Cotrim, Florentino Serranheira, Paulo Sousa, Sue Hignett, Sara Albolino, Riccardo Tartaglia
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Pages180-188
Number of pages9
ISBN (Print)9783030240660
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2019
EventInternational Conference on Healthcare Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2019 - Lisbon, Portugal
Duration: 3 Jul 20195 Jul 2019

Publication series

NameAdvances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
Volume1012
ISSN (Print)2194-5357

Conference

ConferenceInternational Conference on Healthcare Ergonomics and Patient Safety, HEPS 2019
CountryPortugal
CityLisbon
Period3/07/195/07/19

Keywords

  • Antibiotic stewardship
  • Nursing
  • Patient safety

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