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Appropriate short course prophylactic antibiotic course in orthopedic trauma patients

Prophylactic antibiotics have been shown to decrease the risk of infection for many operative procedures and represents an important component of optimal management of the surgical patients. Short course antibiotic treatment in clean trauma orthopedics surgeries can reduce multi- drug resistance and unnecessary cost of overall treatments.

The article was published by
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Indian Journal of Medical Research (IJMR)
Volume / Volumen: 137
Number / Número: 1
First and last pages / Páginas inicial-final: 111-116
Year / Año: 2013
Month / Mes: january

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Principal institution where the research took place
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Jai Prakash Narayan Apex Trauma Centre All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110 029, India, New Delhi, New Delhi, India

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Bibliographic references
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Purva Mathur was invited by SIIC on
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2013, june 14
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2021, march 9
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2021, june 7

The article is strictly related to the following sections of siicsalud
El artículo se relaciona estrictamente con las siguientes secciones de siicsalud

Infectious Diseases
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Orthopedics and Traumatology
/ Ortopedia y Traumatología

and secondarily related to the following sections

y secundariamente con las siguientes secciones

Health Care Management
Administración Hospitalaria

Intensive Care
Cuidados Intensivos


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Implementation of a Short Course of Prophylactic Antibiotic Treatment for Prevention of Postoperative Infections in Clean Orthopaedic Surgeries

Author / Autor
Purva Mathur1

1 Dr, Jai Prakash Narayan Apex Trauma Centre All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110 029, India, New Delhi, India, Assistant Professor

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