TITLE

Review: Antibiotic prophylaxis reduces mortality and bacterial infection in cirrhosis and gastrointestinal bleeding

AUTHOR(S)
Ioannou, George N.; Kowdley, Kris V.
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Nov/Dec2002, Vol. 137 Issue 3, p94
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses research being done on the effectiveness of antibiotic prophylaxis in reducing bacterial infection and mortality in patients with cirrhosis and gastrointestinal bleeding. Reference to study by K. Soares-Weiser and colleagues; Sources of data; Results and conclusion.
ACCESSION #
8718547

 

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