Duration of antibiotic treatment in surgical infections of the abdomen. Undesired effects of antibiotics and future studies.

  • Eric Dellinger
  • Published 1996 in
    The European journal of surgery. Supplement…

Abstract

Effects of antibiotic administration other than bacterial killing are common and include drug interactions, toxic, and allergic reactions. Effective antibiotics do release endotoxin from enteric bacteria, but the clinical significance of this effect is uncertain, and present knowledge does not support alteration of clinical practice based on this… (More)

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@article{Dellinger1996DurationOA, title={Duration of antibiotic treatment in surgical infections of the abdomen. Undesired effects of antibiotics and future studies.}, author={Eric Dellinger}, journal={The European journal of surgery. Supplement. : = Acta chirurgica. Supplement}, year={1996}, volume={576}, pages={29-31; discussion 31-2} }