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Antibiotic Prophylaxis

Known as: Antibiotic Premedications, Premedication, Antibiotic, Antibiotic Premedication 
Use of antibiotics before, during, or after a diagnostic, therapeutic, or surgical procedure to prevent infectious complications.
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Background Decision‐making related to the care of patients with an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is complex. Aneurysms present… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Abstract Background Group B Streptococcus (GBS) remains a leading cause of neonatal sepsis in high-income contexts, despite… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Infective endocarditis is defined by a focus of infection within the heart and is a feared disease across the field of cardiology… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND The optimal regimen for perioperative antimicrobial prophylaxis is controversial. Use of combination prophylaxis with… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Surgical site infection (SSI) is one of the most common complications following cesarean section, and has an incidence of 3%–15… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
The World Health Organization (WHO) has released new guidelines [1] for reducing health care associated infections related to… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
INTRODUCTION Penile prosthesis implantation has emerged as a definitive treatment to restore sexual function to the motivated man… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND: Current guidelines for prevention of neonatal group B streptococcal disease recommend diagnostic evaluations and… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND The available data on antimicrobial stewardship programmes in Africa are scarce. The aims of this study were to assess… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Group B streptococcal infections are a leading cause of neonatal mortality, and they also affect pregnant women and… Expand
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