Abstract:Background: Neonatal intensive care management (NICM) involves the use of a multiplicity of medications of different categories. Antimicrobial agents (AMAs) are the most frequently prescribed during NICM, either for prophylaxis or treatment of infections. Aims and Objectives: The objective of this study was to study the pattern of antimicrobial AMA use and criteria for their selection. Materials and Methods: Case records of 150 neonates admitted to NICU and received AMAs were analyzed prospectively for the pat… Show more
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