- • Only 63% of respondents reported AMR as a local problem in their facilities.
- • 25% reported that >20% of their patients fail empiric antibiotic therapy.
- • 23% of respondents reported aggressive prescribing as necessary to avoid failures.
- • Prescription guidelines had a low to moderate impact on the choice of antibiotic.
- • Education, institution guidelines and regular audits on prescribing reduced AMR.