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Outcomes from global adult outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy programmes: a review of the last decade.
Empirical antimicrobial therapy for suspected LOS should, ideally, cover both Gram-positive and Gram-negative organisms.
The choice of antimicrobial therapy depends largely on the most common pathogen encountered in that particular area, antibiotic susceptibility pattern and the age of the patient.
Boucher, "Community-based outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy (CoPAT) for Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia with or without infective endocarditis: analysis of the randomized trial comparing daptomycin with standard therapy," Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, vol.
This report describes the first known use of a VAP for the long-term administration of intravenous antimicrobial therapy in a bird.
A Gram stain is performed first and identifies the presence of Gram positive diplococci (suggestive of Streptococcus pneumoniae) allowing to refine the antimicrobial therapy.
Antimicrobial Therapy in Veterinary Medicine appears in its fifth updated edition to provide a substantially revised, comprehensive reference on veterinary antimicrobial drug use, and reflects the latest (and many) changes in the field.
Comparison of 2 blood culture media shows significant differences in bacterial recovery for patients on antimicrobial therapy.
9,10,18,20) Surgical debridement and removal of the foreign body represent the conventional treatment for nontuberculous mycobacterial otomastoiditis, but only when effective antimicrobial therapy is also administered.
Of the full study population, 64 patients (32%) received all of their antimicrobial therapy in the POIC without hospitalization, and the mean duration in the POIC was 31 days, Dr.
The choice and duration of antimicrobial therapy for ABP are based on experience and expert opinion and are supported by many uncontrolled clinical studies.
He was discharged after one week of starting antibiotic therapy and continued for 5 weeks on teicoplanin as outpatient antimicrobial therapy (OPAT) introduced through PICC line.

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