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This study evaluated the use of azithromycin adjunctive therapy, in addition to standard antibiotic prophylaxis, to reduce the risk of postoperative infections in women receiving nonelective c-sections.
This will include educating dentists about the indications for antibiotic prophylaxis for medical conditions.
Although antibiotic prophylaxis is considered standard protocol in open cholecystectomy as a means of reducing the incidence of infectious complications, its use is still debated in LC.
Antibiotic prophylaxis for urinary tract infections in antenatal hydronephrosis.
Group B Streptococcus neonatal infection in an intensive care unit in Brazil: high fatality and missed opportunities for antibiotic prophylaxis.
12] Results from two large studies highlight the fact that single dose antibiotic prophylaxis are not associated with an increased rate of SSI when compared to multiple dose regimens.
The favorable trends in consumption of cephalosporin may be due to improvements in the quality of antibiotic prophylaxis for surgical procedures and the timely switch from IV to oral therapy, mainly in CAP.
Antibiotic prophylaxis is recommended in patients with immunosupression and with a history of bacteriemia following esophageal dilatation (5).
Antibiotic prophylaxis carries a small but definite risk of anaphylaxis/severe allergic reaction.
Efficacy of antibiotic prophylaxis in cystoscopy to prevent urinary tract infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Conclusion: Antibiotic prophylaxis has no signicant effect on prevention of wound infection in inguinal herniorrhaphy.

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