Antibiotic use and Influencing Factors Among Hospitalized Patients with COVID-19: A Multicenter Point-Prevalence Study from Turkey

Şencan İ., Çağ Y., Karabay O., Kurtaran B., Güçlü E., Öğütlü A., ...More

Balkan medical journal, vol.39, no.3, pp.209-217, 2022 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 39 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/balkanmedj.galenos.2022.2021-11-62
  • Journal Name: Balkan medical journal
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded
  • Page Numbers: pp.209-217


Background: Broad-spectrum empirical antimicrobials arc frequently prescribed for patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) despite the lack of evidence for bacterial coinfection.