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Table 3 Composition of antibiotic team in academic and non-academic hospitals

From: Evaluation of early implementations of antibiotic stewardship program initiatives in nine Dutch hospitals

  Academic hospitals Non-academic hospitals
  Impl In dev Need Unneed N/A* Impl In dev Need Unneed N/A*
Clinical microbiologist 8 (100%) X   - - 9 (82%) X 1 (9%) - 1 (9%)
Infectious disease physician 8 (100%) X   - - 5 (45%) X - 1 (9%) 5 (45%)
Clinical pharmacist 7 (88%) X   1 (13%) - 9 (82%) X 1 (9%) - 1 (9%)
Member of antibiotic committee 5 (63%) X 1 (13%) - 2 (25%) 4 (36%) X 3 (27%) 1 (9%) 3 (27%)
Prescribing physician 4 (50%) X - 3 (38%) 1 (13%) - X 4 (36%) 3 (27%) 4 (36%)
Hygienist 1 (13%) X 3 (38%) 3 (38%) 1 (13%) 1 (9%) X 3 (27%) 4 (36%) 3 (27%)
IT specialist - X 3 (38%) 4 (50%) 1 (13%) - X 4 (36%) 5 (45%) 2 (18%)
Nurse - X 3 (38%) 3 (38%) 2 (25%) - X 2 (18%) 5 (45%) 4 (36%)
Epidemiologist 1 (13%) X 4 (50%) 1 (13%) 2 (25%) - X 1 (9%) 4 (36%) 6 (55%)
Management - X - 6 (75%) 1 (13%) - X 2 (18%) 6 (55%) 2 (18%)
Supervising physician 1 (13%) X 1 (13%) 5 (63%) 1 (13%) - X 1 (9%) 6 (55%) 4 (36%)
  1. *) Impl: implemented; in dev: in development; need: are needed; unneed: are unneeded; N/A: no answer or not applicable.