Cefepime and Ceftazidime Safety in Hospitalized Infants.


BACKGROUND Cefepime and ceftazidime are cephalosporins used for the treatment of serious Gram-negative infections. These cephalosporins are used off-label in the setting of minimal safety data for young infants. METHODS We identified all infants discharged from 348 neonatal intensive care units managed by the Pediatrix Medical Group between 1997 and 2012… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/INF.0000000000000778