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Table 3 Detailed prospective analysis; indications and antibiotics prescribed for 244 analysed switch forms

From: An electronic trigger tool to optimise intravenous to oral antibiotic switch: a controlled, interrupted time series study

Indication   Antibiotic  
Pneumonia 24.7% cefotaxim 27.5%
Sepsis 20.4% ciprofloxacin 19.0%
Pyelonephritis/urosepsis 18.6% amoxicillin 16.2%
Abdominal infection 17.6% metronidazole 15.0%
Skin and soft tissue infection 11.5% cefazolin 12.1%
Unknown indication 2.5% penicillin 4.5%
Gastro-enteritis 2.5% clindamycin 4.0%
Bone and joint infection 1.1% fluconazole 0.8%
Other 1.1% ceftriaxone 0.4%
   flucloxacillin 0.4%