Intraabdominal Infections

Known as: Abdominal Infection, Intraabdominal Infection, Infections, Intraabdominal 
Infection in the abdominal cavity resulting from injury, acute intestinal inflammation (e.g., acute appendicitis), intestinal perforation, or… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Several controlled clinical studies have evaluated the potential of the infection biomarker procalcitonin (PCT) to improve the… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
BACKGROUND Previous evidence-based guidelines on the management of intra-abdominal infection (IAI) were published by the Surgical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
BACKGROUND The successful treatment of intraabdominal infection requires a combination of anatomical source control and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Despite advances in diagnosis, surgery, and antimicrobial therapy, mortality rates associated with complicated intra-abdominal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Evidence-based guidelines for managing patients with intra-abdominal infection were prepared by an Expert Panel of the Surgical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND For many years, the intensivists are searching for an easily measurable and available parameter which might reflect… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND In recent models, compensatory antiinflammatory immune reactions triggered in response to systemic inflammation were… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
STUDY OBJECTIVE To develop an integrated strategy for the identification and subsequent management of high-risk patients in order… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVES To test whether empirical antibiotic treatment that matches the in vitro susceptibility of the pathogen (appropriate… (More)
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Review
1990
Review
1990
Operative management of intraabdominal infections still rests on the principles of elimination of focus, reduction of… (More)
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