Impact of Microbial Culture Analysis and Prophylactic use of Antibiotics in Acute Severe Pancreatitis

  title={Impact of Microbial Culture Analysis and Prophylactic use of Antibiotics in Acute Severe Pancreatitis},
  author={Jagadish babu Dasari and Cristiano Ialongo and Aruna Chandranath Kondakundhi and Sri Harsha Munnamgi and Syed Juied},
Objective: The uses of prophylactic antibiotics are beneficiary in acute severe pancreatitis in reducing the infection. The main objective of this study is to compare the effects of antibiotics as prophylaxis and treatment in two groups with and without microbial cultural test, respectively. Methods: The study population consisted of 60 patients treated for acute severe pancreatitis. In group 1 (n=32) patients received prophylactic antibiotics according with the microbial test and were treated… 

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