The Absent Role of Prophylactic Antibiotics in Low-Risk Patients Undergoing Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy

March 1999
American Surgeon;Mar1999, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p226
Academic Journal
Discusses the role of prophylactic antibiotics in consecutive laparoscopic cholecystectomies. Efficacy of antibiotic prophylaxis in low-risk patients; Standard procedure for management of symptomatic cholecystitis; Comparison of infection rates.


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