TITLE

Minocycline-Ethylenediamine-tetraacetate Lock Solution for the Prevention of Implantable Port Infections in Children with Cancer

AUTHOR(S)
Chatzinikolaou, Ioannis; Zipf, Theodore F.; Hanna, Hend; Umphrey, Jan; Roberts, W. Mark; Sherertz, Robert; Hachem, Ray; Raad, Issam
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Clinical Infectious Diseases;1/1/2003, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p116
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Studies the effectiveness of minocycline-ethylenediamine-tetraacetate lock solution in the prevention of implantable port infections in children with cancer. Comparison of infection rates and adverse events in M-EDTA and control patients; Use of M-EDTA lock solution in long-term catheters.
ACCESSION #
8874987

 

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