Implementing an Antibiotic Stewardship Program

Authoring Organizations

Publication Month/Year

April 13, 2016

Last Updated Month/Year

March 26, 2024

Supplemental Implementation Tools

Document Type


External Publication Status


Country of Publication


Inclusion Criteria

Male, Female, Adolescent, Adult, Child, Infant, Older adult

Health Care Settings

Hospital, Outpatient, Operating and recovery room

Intended Users

Epidemiology infection prevention, nurse, nurse practitioner, health systems pharmacist, physician, physician assistant


Management, Prevention


Antibiotic Stewardship, Antimicrobial Stewardship, ASP, Antibiotic Resistance

Source Citation

Tamar F. Barlam, Sara E. Cosgrove, Lilian M. Abbo, Conan MacDougall, Audrey N. Schuetz, Edward J. Septimus, Arjun Srinivasan, Timothy H. Dellit, Yngve T. Falck-Ytter, Neil O. Fishman, Cindy W. Hamilton, Timothy C. Jenkins, Pamela A. Lipsett, Preeti N. Malani, Larissa S. May, Gregory J. Moran, Melinda M. Neuhauser, Jason G. Newland, Christopher A. Ohl, Matthew H. Samore, Susan K. Seo, Kavita K. Trivedi, Implementing an Antibiotic Stewardship Program: Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America, Clinical Infectious Diseases, Volume 62, Issue 10, 15 May 2016, Pages e51–e77, https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciw118


Number of Source Documents
Literature Search Start Date
July 1, 2013
Literature Search End Date
September 1, 2013