The Surgical Infection Society Revised Guidelines on the Management of Intra-Abdominal Infection.

@article{Mazuski2017TheSI,
  title={The Surgical Infection Society Revised Guidelines on the Management of Intra-Abdominal Infection.},
  author={John E. Mazuski and Jeffrey M. Tessier and Addison K. May and Robert G. Sawyer and Evan P. Nadler and Matthew Randall Rosengart and P. H. Kevin Chang and Patrick O'neill and Kevin P. Mollen and Jared M. Huston and Jos{\'e} Javier D{\'i}az and Jose M. Prince},
  journal={Surgical infections},
  year={2017},
  volume={18 1},
  pages={
          1-76
        }
}
BACKGROUND Previous evidence-based guidelines on the management of intra-abdominal infection (IAI) were published by the Surgical Infection Society (SIS) in 1992, 2002, and 2010. At the time the most recent guideline was released, the plan was to update the guideline every five years to ensure the timeliness and appropriateness of the recommendations. METHODS Based on the previous guidelines, the task force outlined a number of topics related to the treatment of patients with IAI and then… CONTINUE READING