Utilization of antibiotics in caesarean section: A multicentre study

@inproceedings{ThAkib1994UtilizationOA,
  title={Utilization of antibiotics in caesarean section: A multicentre study},
  author={Husniah Rubiana Th-Akib and Jawahar S. Bapna and Roma Uppal and Cheng Jinghua and Yan Xia and Kumar Kumud Kafle},
  year={1994}
}
This is a prospective multicentre study on patients undergoing Caesarean section, to compare the use of antibiotics in surgery, in four selected countries. Patients admitted within a 6-month period in each centre were included. Study days were 6 days a month and were taken randomly from all working days in a month. Antibiotic use was recorded pre- and post-operatively. The most commonly used antibiotic in all countries was ampicillin, except in China. Mode of the number of antibiotics used as… CONTINUE READING

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