Table 2

Outcomes reported in studies of antimicrobial stewardship in neonatology (January 2000–April 2019)

AuthorOutcomes
Reduction of antibiotic use or inappropriate prescriptionReduction of broad-spectrum or target antibioticsAMR reductionHAI reduction
Chiu et al12NDNDND
Ting et al16NDNDND
Nzegwu et al13NDND
Lee et al14NDND
Mc Carthy et al17NDNDND
Cantey et al15NDNDND
  • Embedded ImageReduction with statistical significance.

  • Embedded ImageReduction without statistical significance.

  • Embedded ImageReduction by simple comparison.

  • ND, not done.