[Perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis in radical retropubic prostatectomy: a randomised pilot study of perioperative and postoperative administration].

@article{Schenck2011PerioperativeAP,
  title={[Perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis in radical retropubic prostatectomy: a randomised pilot study of perioperative and postoperative administration].},
  author={Marcus Schenck and A Luetzke and Herbert Ruebben and Thomas Schneider},
  journal={Aktuelle Urologie},
  year={2011},
  volume={42 1},
  pages={38-45}
}
PURPOSE A standard protocol for perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis in radical retropubic prostatectomy has not been established until now. The present pilot study compared the perioperative single-dose of piperacillin/tazobactam to the administration of ciprofloxacin or cotrimoxazol for 5 days with regard to postoperative infections. For the first time… CONTINUE READING