5 Tips to Improve Antibiotic Stewardship in Your Emergency Department


ACEP NOW: Dr. Michael Pulia and UW Emergency Medicine Residency Program alumnus Dr. Robert Redwood (2014) have been published in ACEP NOW. Their article outlines tips to improve antibiotic stewardship in the emergency department, including practicing what they call the 5 D’s:

💊 Right diagnosis
💊 Right drug
💊 Right dose
💊 Right duration
💊 Right de-escalation

Read the full article and share with providers to reduce the prevalence of multdrug-resistant organisms (MDROs) in our hospitals and communities.