Guidelines Preamble

Guidelines Preamble


This information has been developed specifically for use by qualified healthcare professionals. It is provided for informational purposes and is not intended as a substitute for consulting qualified healthcare professionals. While efforts are made to maintain the accuracy/currency of this information, Jim Pattison Children's Hospital will not assume responsibility for the continued currency of the information, any errors or omissions, and/or any consequences arising from the use of the information.

Attribution and Acknowledgments

These guidelines and antimicrobials have been adapted from the work of Alberta Children's Hospital. These pathogens have also been adapted from the monographs of the Saskatoon Health Region of the Saskatchewan Health Authority.

We would like to thank all of those who have contributed to this project. By combining local epidemiology and resistance patterns, this project tailors guidelines from expert societies for our patient population. We hope the app will be a guide for our prescribers and healthcare workers.