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Multifaceted antibiotic stewardship intervention using a participatory-action-research approach to improve antibiotic prescribing for urinary tract infections in frail elderly (ImpresU): study protocol for a European qualitative study followed by a pragmatic cluster randomised controlled trial

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  • Esther A R Hartman Department of Medicine for Older People, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Amsterdam UMC, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Wim G Groen Department of Medicine for Older People, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Amsterdam UMC, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Silje Rebekka Heltveit-Olsen The Antibiotic Centre for Primary Care, Department of General Practice, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Morten Lindbaek The Antibiotic Centre for Primary Care, Department of General Practice, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Sigurd Hoye The Antibiotic Centre for Primary Care, Department of General Practice, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Pär-Daniel Sundvall General Practice/Family Medicine, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden Research, Education, Development & Innovation, Primary Health Care, Region Västra Götaland, Sweden PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Ronny Gunnarsson General Practice/Family Medicine, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden Research, Education, Development & Innovation, Primary Health Care, Region Västra Götaland, Sweden PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Ingmarie Skoglund General Practice/Family Medicine, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden Research, Education, Development & Innovation, Primary Health Care, Region Västra Götaland, Sweden PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Egill Snaebjörnsson Arnljots General Practice/Family Medicine, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden Research, Education, Development & Innovation, Primary Health Care, Region Västra Götaland, Sweden PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Maciej Godycki-Cwirko Centre for Family and Community Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Anna Kowalczyk Centre for Family and Community Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Medical University of Lodz, Lodz, Poland PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Tamara N Platteel Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Nicolaas P A Zuithoff Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Annelie A Monnier Department of Medicine for Older People, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Amsterdam UMC, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Theo J M Verheij Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Cees M P M Hertogh Department of Medicine for Older People, Amsterdam Public Health Research Institute, Amsterdam UMC, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Alma C van de Pol Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Esther A R Hartman; e.hartman1{at}amsterdamumc.nl
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Hartman EAR, Groen WG, Heltveit-Olsen SR, et al
Multifaceted antibiotic stewardship intervention using a participatory-action-research approach to improve antibiotic prescribing for urinary tract infections in frail elderly (ImpresU): study protocol for a European qualitative study followed by a pragmatic cluster randomised controlled trial

Publication history

  • Received April 20, 2021
  • Accepted September 13, 2021
  • First published October 7, 2021.
Online issue publication 
October 07, 2021
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