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Table 4 Status of antibiotic guidelines 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*
Diagnosis of infections 8 (100%) - - - - 4 (36%) - 3 (27%) - 4 (36%)
Treatment of infections 8 (100%) - - - - 7 (64%) 2 (18%) - - 2 (18%)
Antibiotic therapy 8 (100%) - - - - 10 (91%) 1 (9%) - - -
Duration of therapy 7 (88%) - 1 (13%) - - 5 (45%) 2 (18%) 3 (27%) - -
Prophylaxis 8 (100%) - - - - 10 (91%) 1 (9%) - - -
IV-PO switches 5 (63%) - 3 (38%) - - 3 (27%) 4 (36%) 4 (36%) - -
De-escalation/streamlining 3 (38%) 1 (13%) 4 (50%) - - 1 (9%) 4 (36%) 5 (45%) - -
  1. *) Impl: implemented; in dev: in development; need: are needed; unneed: are unneeded; N/A: no answer or not applicable.