Infections and use of antibiotics in patients admitted for severe acute pancreatitis: data from the EPIC II study.


BACKGROUND Infectious complications are frequent in severe acute pancreatitis (SAP) but multinational epidemiologic data are lacking. The aim of the study was to analyze the characteristics of the infectious complications and antimicrobial use in this setting. METHODS One-day point prevalence study of infection in critically ill patients (Extended… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/sur.2012.228


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