Prevention of Infection in Adults Receiving Intravenous Antibiotic Treatment via Indwelling Central Venous Access Devices
Reviews on recent clinical trials, 2018.
Central venous access deviceClostridium difficile infectionceftriaxonecolestyraminedaptomycinMore(1+)
Background The use of indwelling central venous access devices (CVADs) is associated with the development of bloodstream infections. When CVADs are used to administer systemic antibiotics, particularly second- or higher-generation cephalosporins, there is a particular risk of developing Clostridium difficile infection. The overall bloodst...More
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