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 al 12 NDNDND
Ting et al 16 NDNDND
Nzegwu et al 13 NDND
Lee et al 14 NDND
Mc Carthy et al 17 NDNDND
Cantey et al 15 NDNDND
  • Embedded ImageReduction with statistical significance.

  • Embedded ImageReduction without statistical significance.

  • Embedded ImageReduction by simple comparison.

  • ND, not done.