Clinical Trial

Prophylactic Antibiotic Use in Dermatologic Surgery

Study Description

Perspectives on Prophylactic Antibiotic Use in Dermatologic Surgery

This is a prospective, multi-center observational survey study to uncover how antibiotic differences can influence utilization decisions. The purpose is to assess the trade-offs between drug side effects and infection prevention that patients are willing to make when taking prophylactic antibiotics. Misuse of antibiotics or non-adherence to prescribed regimens is a public health issue that may be due to a variety of reasons including unclear instructions, symptom improvement and adverse events Subjects will be healthcare providers (physician or nurse) and individuals 18+ years of age in the dermatologic surgery waiting area (including patients and accompanying individuals). Participants will complete a conjoint.ly survey and choose between treatment (antibiotic vs no antibiotic) scenarios.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Survey

The study will involve a 22 question online survey, administered through the online survey platform conjoint.ly. Conjoint.ly is a web-based survey tool used to conduct survey research, evaluations and other data collection activities. Participants will complete a conjoint.ly survey and choose between treatment (antibiotic vs no antibiotic) scenarios.

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Perspectives on Prophylactic Antibiotic Use in Dermatologic Surgery: a Prospective Multi-center Cohort Study

Clinical Trial ID

NCT04150523

ParticipAid ID

erkO6a