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*  Most recent papers with the keyword prophylactic antibiotics | Read by QxMD
OBJECTIVES: We investigated the effect of targeted antibiotic prophylaxis using rectal swab cultures on hospitalization for ... We hypothesized that continuous antibiotic prophylaxis decreased UTIs in the first 30 days following radical cystectomy. ... However, there are currently no recommendations guiding the management of antibiotic prophylaxis in patients requiring delayed ... Transrectal prostate biopsy sepsis rate following reduced quinolone antibiotic prophylaxis from six doses to single dose. ...
  https://www.readbyqxmd.com/keyword/37141
*  Section 5 - Caring for women following a cesarian - Bio Oil
NICE recommends antibiotic prophylaxis and its guidelines should be followed.1 However, since many post-operative surgical ... Two key extrinsic factors appear to help promote wound care and healing: the use of antibiotic measures to prevent infection, ...
  http://bio-oilprofessional.co.uk/resources/section-5-caring-for-women-following-a-cesarian/
*  Meta-analysis of antibiotics for simple hand injuries requiring surgery. - The Kennedy Institute of Rheumatology
Antibiotics are used widely as postinjury prophylaxis, but their efficacy is unclear. This meta-analysis assessed the effect of ... The primary outcome was the effect of antibiotic prophylaxis on wound infection rates. Open fractures, crush injuries and bite ... There was no significant difference in infection rate between the antibiotic and placebo/no antibiotic groups (RR 0ยท89, 95 per ... antibiotic prophylaxis versus placebo or no treatment on wound infection rates in hand injuries managed surgically. METHODS: ...
  https://www.kennedy.ox.ac.uk/publications/607859
*  Best-practice protocols: Preventing surgical site infection | Article | NursingCenter
Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Cardiac Surgery, Duration of Prophylaxis. A Report from The Society of Thoracic Surgeons Workforce on ... TIMING: The first dose of an antibiotic for SSI prophylaxis should be given prior to the start of surgery (defined as incision ... The only exception beyond 24 hours is in cardiac surgery, based on recent recommendations that antibiotics for prophylaxis are ... Many hospitals have worked on improving this aspect of antibiotic prophylaxis. It's challenging, but improvements have been ...
  http://www.nursingcenter.com/journalarticle?Article_ID=610072
*  Clinical Briefs: Clinical Briefs - American Family Physician
In 1998 and 1999, 21 percent of mothers of affected infants received intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis. Prenatal screening was ... About 70 percent of women who were unscreened and developed a risk factor did not receive intrapartum antibiotics. Many women ... of this analysis and indicates that most mothers of infants with early-onset disease did not receive intrapartum antibiotics. ... of perinatal GBS has raised concern about potential adverse consequences of the increased use of intrapartum antibiotics. ...
  https://www.aafp.org/afp/2001/0415/p1639.html
*  Surgical Site Infection (SSI) Prevention | Riverside Health Care
Studies have shown that antibiotic prophylaxis administration just before a joint replacement is a good way to reduce the ... The public reporting of this indicator will reveal the percent of all eligible patients who get antibiotics at the right time, ... The SSI prevention percentage refers only to the use of antibiotics that help prevent surgical site infections from occurring ... administration of prophylactic antibiotics, clipping and not shaving of body hair, etc.) that, when used together, can reduce ...
  http://riversidehealthcare.ca/node/135
*  Knowledge of General Dentists and Senior Dental Students about Indications of Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Yazd, Iran
Hence, antibiotic prophylaxis is very important in this group of patients. The purpose of this study was to assess the level of ... of senior dental students and general dental practitioners in the city of Yazd about the indications of antibiotics prophylaxis ... dental procedures requiring antibiotic prophylaxis and the quality of prescription of prophylaxis regimen. In both groups, the ... cannot improve the theoretical knowledge about the proper regimen of antibiotics or the indications of antibiotic prophylaxis ...
  http://jdmt.mums.ac.ir/article_11580.html
*  Assessing the Impact of Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Outpatient Elective Hand Surgery: A Single-Center, Retrospective Review of 8...
Assessing the Impact of Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Outpatient Elective Hand Surgery: A Single-Center, Retrospective Review of ... Given the potential harmful complications associated with antibiotic use and the lack of evidence that prophylactic antibiotics ... and longer procedure length irrespective of antibiotic use. Subgroup analysis revealed that prophylactic antibiotics did not ... Conclusions: Prophylactic antibiotic administration does not reduce the incidence of SSI after clean, elective hand surgery in ...
  http://www.cirurgiadamao.org/blog-da-matildeo/assessing-the-impact-of-antibiotic-prophylaxis-in-outpatient-elective-hand-surgery-a-single-center-retrospective-review-of-8850-cases
*  Should Patients with Prosthetic Joints Routinely Receive Antibiotic Prophylaxis When Undergoing Dental Pocedures? | 2010-01-01 ...
... and the American Dental Association jointly published recommendations regarding antibiotic prophylaxis for dental patients who ... Should Patients with Prosthetic Joints Routinely Receive Antibiotic Prophylaxis When Undergoing Dental Pocedures? ... The use of antibiotic prophylaxis prior to dental procedures did not decrease the risk of subsequent total hip or knee ... Antibiotic prophylaxis for dental patients with total joint replacements. J Am Dent Assoc. 2003;134:895-899. ...
  https://www.reliasmedia.com/articles/17725-should-patients-with-prosthetic-joints-routinely-receive-antibiotic-prophylaxis-when-undergoing-dental-pocedures
*  Shafa Orthopedic Journal - Optimal Timing and Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Periprosthetic Joint Infection (PJI): Literature Review...
Antibiotic activity in surgical incisions. The basis of prophylaxis in selected operations. JAMA. 1980; 244(12): 1353-4[PubMed ... To Cite: Parvizi J, Ghazavi M, Committee of the Consensus Meeting M O P A. Optimal Timing and Antibiotic Prophylaxis in ... Perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis in the gastric bypass patient: do we achieve therapeutic levels? Surgery. 2004; 136(4): ... Antibiotic prophylaxis for surgery in morbidly obese patients. Surgery. 1989; 106(4): 750-6[PubMed] ...
  http://shafaorthoj.com/en/articles/5035.html
*  Cefepime versus Ceftriaxone for perioperative systemic antibiotic prophylaxis in elective orthopedic surgery at Bugando Medical...
... study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of cefepime and ceftriaxone as peri-operative systemic antimicrobial prophylaxis ... Antimicrobial prophylaxis reduces the incidence of postoperative wound infections especially among patients undergoing ... Antibiotic prophylaxis for surgery for proximal femoral and other closed long bone fractures. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2010; ... The principles of prophylaxis against post-surgical infection have been established and the administration of antibiotics ...
  https://bmcpharmacoltoxicol.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s40360-015-0039-4
*  Clinical study on the preventative efficacy of culture-based targeted antibiotic prophylaxis for febrile urinary tract...
Clinical study on the preventative efficacy of culture-based targeted antibiotic prophylaxis for febrile urinary tract ... We investigated the incidence of POI and evaluated the efficacy of targeted antibiotic prophylaxis (TAP) for prevention of ... Forty-three patients received antibiotics for which the isolates were susceptible before the stent removal.. Results. Overall ...
  http://journal.chemotherapy.or.jp/detail_e.php?-DB=jsc&-recid=5284&-action=browse
*  Antibiotic prophylaxis with 3-day course of prulifoxacin 600 mg in superficial bladder cancer patients undergoing Bacillus...
Antibiotic prophylaxis with 3-day course of prulifoxacin 600 mg in superficial bladder cancer patients undergoing Bacillus ... Antibiotic prophylaxis with 3-day course of prulifoxacin 600 mg in superficial bladder cancer patients undergoing Bacillus ...
  http://adisinsight.springer.com/trials/700036710?error=cookies_not_supported&code=2d92df52-9691-472b-a25c-8f1f730df33a
*  Vaginal Cancer: Overview, Risk Factors, Pathogenesis
Antibiotic prophylaxis is discontinued after 48 hours if no postoperative fever has been reported. Otherwise, the antibiotic is ... Antibiotic prophylaxis. Prophylactic antibiotics are administered intravenously or intramuscularly within 1 hour before ... Antibiotic prophylaxis for gynecologic procedures. Obstet Gynecol. 2006 Jul. 108(1):225-34. [Medline]. ... Thromboembolic prophylaxis. Because of the high risk of thromboembolic diseases in this category of patients, vascular ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/269188-overview
*  Parotidectomy: Overview, Periprocedural Care, Technique
Antibiotic prophylaxis. The use of perioperative antibiotics is controversial and may not be necessary in cases where no ... The authors typically give only 24 hours of a first-generation cephalosporin but administer antibiotics more liberally if an ... Fast Five Quiz: Do You Know Best Practices for Antibiotic Use in Respiratory Tract Infections? ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1891043-overview
*  Prevention of Perinatal Group B Streptococcal Disease
Intravenous Intrapartum Antibiotic Prophylaxis. The use of intravenous intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis to prevent early- ... Intrapartum Antibiotic Prophylaxis. Intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis agents and dosing should be administered according to ... GBS-colonized women should receive intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis. No antibiotics are indicated for GBS prophylaxis if a ... GBS-colonized women should receive intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis. No antibiotics are indicated for GBS prophylaxis if a ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5910a1.htm?CFID=25592525&CFTOKEN=bdf17b450510e0c3-06F99F53-F370-9395-BF917C779DA758B2
*  BSI | Guidelines Library | Infection Control | CDC
Systemic Antibiotic Prophylaxis. #. Recommendation. Category. * 1.. Do not administer systemic antimicrobial prophylaxis ... Antibiotic Lock Prophylaxis, Antimicrobial Catheter Flush and Catheter Lock Prophylaxis. #. Recommendation. Category. ... Antibiotic/Antiseptic Ointments. #. Recommendation. Category. * 1.. Use povidone iodine antiseptic ointment or bacitracin/ ... Do not use topical antibiotic ointment or creams on insertion sites, except for dialysis catheters, because of their potential ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/infectioncontrol/guidelines/bsi/index.html
*  Heart-and-Stroke-Encyclopedia
antibiotic prophylaxis Antibiotic prophylaxis refers to the use of antibiotics before certain dental and medical procedures to ... The American Heart Association recommends antibiotic prophylaxis only for patients at the highest risk for endocarditis. ...
  http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Encyclopedia/Heart-and-Stroke-Encyclopedia_UCM_445084_Encyclopedia.jsp?levelSelected=27
*  Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections in Women: Diagnosis and Management - - American Family Physician
Patients at risk of complicated urinary tract infections are best managed with broad-spectrum antibiotics initially, urine ... other treatment options include self-started antibiotics, cranberry products, and behavioral modification. ... Women with recurrent symptomatic urinary tract infections can be treated with continuous or postcoital prophylactic antibiotics ... ANTIBIOTIC PROPHYLAXIS. Antimicrobial prophylaxis has proved effective in reducing the risk of recurrent UTIs in women with two ...
  https://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0915/p638.html
*  Heart-Encyclopedia - coronary microvascular disease (MVD)
antibiotic prophylaxis Antibiotic prophylaxis refers to the use of antibiotics before certain dental and medical procedures to ... The American Heart Association recommends antibiotic prophylaxis only for patients at the highest risk for endocarditis. ...
  http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Encyclopedia/Heart-Encyclopedia_UCM_445084_Encyclopedia.jsp?title=coronary%20microvascular%20disease%20
*  Heart-Encyclopedia - left ventricular hypertrophy
antibiotic prophylaxis Antibiotic prophylaxis refers to the use of antibiotics before certain dental and medical procedures to ... The American Heart Association recommends antibiotic prophylaxis only for patients at the highest risk for endocarditis. ...
  http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Encyclopedia/Heart-Encyclopedia_UCM_445084_Encyclopedia.jsp?title=left%20ventricular%20hypertrophy
*  Practice Guidelines: Guidelines for the Use of Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives - American Family Physician
Antibiotic Prophylaxis. Routine use of antibiotics to prevent pelvic infections is not recommended before IUD placement. ... Randomized controlled trials show that antibiotic prophylaxis does not reduce the risk of pelvic infection or the need to ...
  https://www.aafp.org/afp/2012/0215/p403.html
*  Heart-Encyclopedia - exercise cardiac stress test
antibiotic prophylaxis Antibiotic prophylaxis refers to the use of antibiotics before certain dental and medical procedures to ... The American Heart Association recommends antibiotic prophylaxis only for patients at the highest risk for endocarditis. ...
  http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/Encyclopedia/Heart-Encyclopedia_UCM_445084_Encyclopedia.jsp?levelSelected=13&title=exercise%20cardiac%20stress%20test
*  American Urological Association - Archived Documents
Antibiotic Prophylaxis. *Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Patients with Total Joint Replacements [pdf]. 2003 ...
  https://www.auanet.org/guidelines/archived-documents