The verdict is in
New guidelines on vancomycin dosing recommend the use of area-under-the-curve (AUC) dosing strategies to enhance patient safety for all hospitals. Should you adopt these guidelines?
The new vancomycin dosing guidelines were developed to help reduce kidney toxicity, an issue that impacts an estimated 23% of vancomycin recipients. Dosing practices based on trough levels aren’t enough to keep patients safe, according to the guidelines. Instead, they recommend AUC/MIC methodologies.
To shed light on this topic, we’ve released a white paper, which explains why these guidelines are so important, and why hospitals should move to adopt them.
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