Cefotaxime Single-Dose Surgical Prophylaxis in a Prepaid Group Practice

The prophylactic efficacy of a single 1g dose of cefotaxime for a wide variety of clean and clean-contaminated surgical procedures was studied in a large prepaid medical practice setting. Regimens were evaluated in 3 successive prospective, randomised comparative trials involving 1950 evaluable patients between November 1983 and March 1986. Single-dose… CONTINUE READING