• Q&A: High-intensity vs. low-intensity prospective audit and feedback

    One year ago - By Healio

    Prospective audit and feedback is a staple intervention used by antimicrobial stewardship programs, or ASPs, to reduce antimicrobial use and improve patient outcomes. The intensity of the approach can vary.
    Bradley J. Langford, PharmD, an antimicrobial stewardship pharmacist for Public Health Ontario, and colleagues conducted a study at St. Joseph's Health Centre in Toronto to determine the impact of high-intensity prospective audit and feedback compared with a low-intensity version of the strategy.
    Infectious Disease News spoke with Langford about the differences between the strategies,
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