EFFECTS OF PROLONGED SURGICAL ANTIBACTERIAL PROPHYLAXIS ON DRUG COST, NOSOCOMIAL INFECTIONS AND MORTALITY IN CASES PERFORMED CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY


BUKE C., SİPAHİ O. R. , BASOGLU M. T. , BASCESME E., POSACIOĞLU H. , ULUSOY S.

NOBEL MEDICUS, vol.8, no.2, pp.55-58, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Title of Journal : NOBEL MEDICUS
  • Page Numbers: pp.55-58

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate surgical antimicrobial prophylaxis (SAP), its cost and effects on nosocomial infections and mortality in Cardiovascular Surgery Intensive Care Unit.