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intrabdominal sepsis guidelines

Silvano Esposito, Sebastiano Leone, Silvana Noviello, Filomena Ianniello
Ascertainment of SBIs plays a central role in their management, which can affect the prognosis, hopefully avoiding an inappropriate antibacterial therapy concerning choice, dosing, timing, duration and route of administration of antibiotics. Different aspects of SBI management were evaluated by interviewing doctors practising in ICU, Surgery and Haematology wards. In the period 16 June - 7 July 2003, 150 doctors, equally distributed by specialty and geographical location, experienced in the management of antibiotic therapy, were interviewed in order to acquire the following information: criteria adopted to define SBIs, presumed incidence, most frequent diagnosis, initial approach to antibiotic therapy (empirical or not, route of administration, mono- or combination therapy), ID consultation request...
June 2004: Le Infezioni in Medicina
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