BACKGROUND: Guidelines for surgical antibiotic are
highly successful in promoting appropriate antibiotic and
lowering antibiotic resistance. This investigation was
done to determine how frequently surgical patients at
DHQ Badin run by Indus Hospital & Health network
METHOD: A cross-sectional observational study was
conducted by involving 1643 patients. The choice, timing
and duration of antibiotics were examined in the medical
record of patients who underwent surgical procedures.
SPSS software was used to analyze the data that was
gathered.CONCLUSION: The primary issues inappropriate
antibiotic selection and prolonged duration. Guideline for
the use of surgical antibiotics were therefore key
treatment that were recommended.
Keywords : Antibiotics, Surgical prophylaxis.