Comparative analysis of two regimens of antibiotic prophylaxis in elective colorectal surgery.

BACKGROUND Antibiotic prophylaxis has greatly reduced the rate of postoperative infectious complications since its utilization in the elective colorectal surgery in the last several decades. Although the need of its application is indisputable, the optimal duration of antibiotic prophylaxis is still on debate. AIM The aim of the present study was to… (More)