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1721. Evidence Behind the 4-Hour Rule for Initiation of Antibiotic Therapy in Community-Acquired Pneumonia

9 Kumar, A.R., Wood, K.E., Light, B. et al. Duration of hypotension before initiation of effective antimicrobial therapy is the critical determinant of survival in human septic shock. Crit Care Med . 2006 ; 34 : 1589–1596 | | | We are primarily interested in comparing the outcomes of patients receiving antibiotics within 4 hours of presentation to those receiving antibiotics after 4 hours of presentation. The Joint Commission specification manual, although prioritizing antibiotics within 4 hours (...) for antibiotic administration as part of a prospective protocol. x 17 Mortensen, E.M., Restrepo, M., Anzueto, A. et al. Effects of guideline-concordant antimicrobial therapy on mortality among patients with community-acquired pneumonia. Am J Med . 2004 ; 117 : 726–731 | | | | | , x 21 Dedier, J.D., Singer, D.E., Chang, Y. et al. Process of care, illness severity, and outcomes in the management of community-acquired pneumonia at academic hospitals. Arch Intern Med . 2001 ; 161 : 2099–2104 | | | , x 24 Bodi, M

2008 Evidence-Based Emergency Medicine

1722. Does the Overuse of Macrolides Lead to Antibiotic Resistance?

Does the Overuse of Macrolides Lead to Antibiotic Resistance? Does the Overuse of Macrolides Lead to Antibiotic Resistance? – Clinical Correlations Search Does the Overuse of Macrolides Lead to Antibiotic Resistance? March 12, 2007 3 min read Commentary By: Danise Schiliro, PGY-3 Although intuitively we always worry about creating drug resistance when using antibiotics, there is a surprising lack of well done studies that show a clear causal effect of antibiotic use on the development (...) of macrolide-resistant streptococci. Oral streptococcal flora harbors the same macrolide resistance genes seen in pathogenic streptococci; therefore, the results obtained from healthy subjects should be applicable to the patients we treat for streptococcal respiratory infections. The results showed that a single course of either antibiotic caused an increase in macrolide-resistant streptococci compared with placebo, and this effect lasted for the entire duration of the study. Because the study was stopped

2007 Clinical Correlations

1723. A probiotic drink prevented diarrhoea and Clostridium difficile infection in older patients taking antibiotics

A probiotic drink prevented diarrhoea and Clostridium difficile infection in older patients taking antibiotics A probiotic drink prevented diarrhoea and Clostridium difficile infection in older patients taking antibiotics | BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username (...) and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here A probiotic drink prevented diarrhoea and Clostridium difficile infection in older patients taking antibiotics Article Text Therapeutics A probiotic drink prevented

2008 Evidence-Based Medicine

1724. Review: delayed or immediate prescriptions of antibiotics have similar clinical outcomes in respiratory infections

Review: delayed or immediate prescriptions of antibiotics have similar clinical outcomes in respiratory infections Review: delayed or immediate prescriptions of antibiotics have similar clinical outcomes in respiratory infections | BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username (...) and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: delayed or immediate prescriptions of antibiotics have similar clinical outcomes in respiratory infections Article Text Therapeutics Review: delayed

2008 Evidence-Based Medicine

1725. Review: children <2 years of age with bilateral acute otitis media and children with otorrhoea benefit most from antibiotics

Review: children <2 years of age with bilateral acute otitis media and children with otorrhoea benefit most from antibiotics Review: children | BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username (...) * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: children Article Text Therapeutics Review: children <2 years of age with bilateral acute otitis media and children with otorrhoea benefit most from antibiotics Statistics from Altmetric.com Request Permissions If you wish to reuse any

2008 Evidence-Based Medicine

1726. Review: antibiotic therapy leads to slightly earlier recovery in acute bacterial conjunctivitis

Review: antibiotic therapy leads to slightly earlier recovery in acute bacterial conjunctivitis Review: antibiotic therapy leads to slightly earlier recovery in acute bacterial conjunctivitis | BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts (...) OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: antibiotic therapy leads to slightly earlier recovery in acute bacterial conjunctivitis Article Text Therapeutics Review: antibiotic therapy leads to slightly earlier recovery in acute

2006 Evidence-Based Medicine

1727. Antibiotics in cat bites

Antibiotics in cat bites BestBets: Antibiotics in cat bites Antibiotics in cat bites Report By: Tanzeem Iqbal - Medical Student Search checked by Dr Bernard Foex - A & E Consultant Institution: Manchester Royal Infirmary A & E Department Date Submitted: 5th July 2005 Last Modified: 14th October 2008 Status: Green (complete) Three Part Question In [patients with cat bite wounds] do [prophylactic antibiotics] reduce [the incidence of wound infection]? Clinical Scenario A 29 year old man presents (...) to the Emergency Department with a cat bite wound on left his arm. He says he was bitten some 6 hours prior to attendance. The wound is cleaned and it is noted that there are no signs of infection. You wonder whether prophylactic antibiotics are required to reduce the risk of wound infection. Search Strategy Ovid MEDLINE(R) 1950 to June Week 4 2008 and EMBASE 1980 to 2008 Week 27 using multifile searching The Cochrane Library Issue 2 2008 cat bite.mp. AND (wound infection.mp. or exp Wound Infection/ OR exp

2008 BestBETS

1728. Review: topical quinolones are better than systemic antibiotics for chronic suppurative otitis media at up to 2 weeks

Review: topical quinolones are better than systemic antibiotics for chronic suppurative otitis media at up to 2 weeks Review: topical quinolones are better than systemic antibiotics for chronic suppurative otitis media at up to 2 weeks | BMJ Evidence-Based Medicine We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your (...) username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: topical quinolones are better than systemic antibiotics for chronic suppurative otitis media at up to 2 weeks Article Text Therapeutics Review

2006 Evidence-Based Medicine

1729. Prophylactic antibiotics are not indicated in uncomplicated hand lacerations.

Prophylactic antibiotics are not indicated in uncomplicated hand lacerations. BestBets: Prophylactic antibiotics are not indicated in uncomplicated hand lacerations. Prophylactic antibiotics are not indicated in uncomplicated hand lacerations. Report By: Shafic S Al-Nammari - SHO Orthopaedics & Trauma Search checked by Adam J Reid - SHO Plastic Surgery Institution: St Thomas' Hospital & Aberdeen Royal Infirmary Date Submitted: 2nd March 2005 Date Completed: 13th March 2007 Last Modified: 17th (...) January 2007 Status: Green (complete) Three Part Question In [a patient with an uncomplicated hand laceration] does [the use of prophylactic antibiotics] lead to a [reduced incidence of wound infection]? Clinical Scenario A patient attends the Emergency Department with an 'uncomplicated' hand laceration. You wonder whether prophylactic antibiotics are indicated to try to reduce the risk of infection. 'Uncomplicated' is taken to mean a wound with no fracture, foreign body, tendon injury, bone injury

2007 BestBETS

1730. Should a child with preseptal periorbital cellulitis be treated with intravenous or oral antibiotics?

Should a child with preseptal periorbital cellulitis be treated with intravenous or oral antibiotics? BestBets: Should a child with preseptal periorbital cellulitis be treated with intravenous or oral antibiotics? Should a child with preseptal periorbital cellulitis be treated with intravenous or oral antibiotics? Report By: Shafic Al-Nammari - Junior Clinical Research Fellow Search checked by Benjamin Roberton / Craig Ferguson - Institution: Moorfields Eye Hospital & St George's Hospital Date (...) Submitted: 17th March 2004 Date Completed: 29th January 2007 Last Modified: 6th December 2006 Status: Green (complete) Three Part Question In [a child with preseptal periorbital cellulitis] are [intravenous antibiotics better than oral antibiotics] at [decreasing the time to recovery and preventing secondary complications]? Clinical Scenario A 5-year-old boy presents to the emergency department with the signs and symptoms of uncomplicated preseptal periorbital cellulitis. There is no obvious precipitant

2007 BestBETS

1731. The use of prophylactic antibiotics in urinary catheterisation to prevent infection

The use of prophylactic antibiotics in urinary catheterisation to prevent infection BestBets: Prophylactic antibiotics in urinary catheterisation to prevent infection Prophylactic antibiotics in urinary catheterisation to prevent infection Report By: F Garnham & C Smith - SpR in Emergency Medicine Search checked by S Williams - SpR in Emergency Medicine Institution: Charing Cross Hospital, London Current web editor: Ian Maconochie - Paediatric A&E Consultant Date Submitted: 20th December 2001 (...) Date Completed: 25th July 2006 Last Modified: 25th July 2006 Status: Green (complete) Three Part Question In [patients requiring urinary catheterisation for urinary retention] are [prophylactic antibiotics better than no antibiotics] at [reducing the incidence of urinary tract infection]? Clinical Scenario A 70 year old gentleman presents to the emergency department in acute urinary retention. You decide to catheterise him. Your SHO tells you that when he was doing Urology it was standard practice

2006 BestBETS

1732. Review: topical mupirocin or fusidic acid may be more effective than oral antibiotics for limited non-bullous impetigo (Full text)

the existing variation and lack of consensus regarding the treatment of impetigo. The authors wisely caution that the use of topical antibiotics may lead to antibacterial resistance, which is an important consideration when selecting a treatment regimen. The findings provide guidance to clinicians in treating non-bullous impetigo. Topical antibiotics such as mupirocin and fusidic acid appear to be more effective than oral antibiotics and disinfecting agents for limited disease, although equivalence cannot (...) Review: topical mupirocin or fusidic acid may be more effective than oral antibiotics for limited non-bullous impetigo Review: topical mupirocin or fusidic acid may be more effective than oral antibiotics for limited non-bullous impetigo | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your

2006 Evidence-Based Mental Health PubMed abstract

1733. Review: delaying a prescription reduces antibiotic use in upper respiratory tract infections (Full text)

Review: delaying a prescription reduces antibiotic use in upper respiratory tract infections Review: delaying a prescription reduces antibiotic use in upper respiratory tract infections | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers (...) of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: delaying a prescription reduces antibiotic use in upper respiratory tract infections Article Text Treatment Review: delaying a prescription reduces antibiotic use in upper respiratory tract infections Free Ruth

2005 Evidence-Based Nursing PubMed abstract

1734. Review: antibiotics are moderately effective for acute otitis media in children (Full text)

Statistics from Altmetric.com Glasziou PP, Del Mar CB, Sanders SL, et al . Antibiotics for acute otitis media in children. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2004 ;( 1 ): CD000219 (latest version 25 Aug 2003). Q Are antibiotics effective in children with acute otitis media? METHODS Data sources: Medline, EMBASE/Excerpta Medica, Current Contents, and the Cochrane Controlled Trials Register (to March 2003). Study selection and assessment: randomised controlled trials (RCTs) that compared antimicrobial drugs (...) Review: antibiotics are moderately effective for acute otitis media in children Review: antibiotics are moderately effective for acute otitis media in children | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts

2005 Evidence-Based Nursing PubMed abstract

1735. Home based and hospital based IV antibiotics for cellulitis had similar effects on clinical outcomes (Full text)

Home based and hospital based IV antibiotics for cellulitis had similar effects on clinical outcomes Home based and hospital based IV antibiotics for cellulitis had similar effects on clinical outcomes | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts (...) OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Home based and hospital based IV antibiotics for cellulitis had similar effects on clinical outcomes Article Text Treatment Home based and hospital based IV antibiotics for cellulitis had similar

2006 Evidence-Based Nursing PubMed abstract

1736. Review: evidence for use of systemic antibiotics and topical antiseptics for venous leg ulcers is insufficient

Review: evidence for use of systemic antibiotics and topical antiseptics for venous leg ulcers is insufficient Review: evidence for use of systemic antibiotics and topical antiseptics for venous leg ulcers is insufficientCommentary | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username (...) and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: evidence for use of systemic antibiotics and topical antiseptics for venous leg ulcers is insufficientCommentary Article Text Treatment Review: evidence

2008 Evidence-Based Nursing

1737. Review: antibiotics are only slightly more effective than placebo for clinically diagnosed acute rhinosinusitis in adults

Review: antibiotics are only slightly more effective than placebo for clinically diagnosed acute rhinosinusitis in adults Review: antibiotics are only slightly more effective than placebo for clinically diagnosed acute rhinosinusitis in adultsCommentary | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log (...) in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: antibiotics are only slightly more effective than placebo for clinically diagnosed acute rhinosinusitis in adultsCommentary Article

2008 Evidence-Based Nursing

1738. A probiotic drink prevented diarrhoea and Clostridium difficile–associated diarrhoea in older patients taking antibiotics

A probiotic drink prevented diarrhoea and Clostridium difficile–associated diarrhoea in older patients taking antibiotics A probiotic drink prevented diarrhoea and Clostridium difficile–associated diarrhoea in older patients taking antibioticsCommentary | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log (...) Text Treatment A probiotic drink prevented diarrhoea and Clostridium difficile– associated diarrhoea in older patients taking antibiotics Commentary Statistics from Altmetric.com Request Permissions If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways. Copyright information: 2008 RCN Publishing

2008 Evidence-Based Nursing

1739. Review: delayed or immediate antibiotic prescriptions have similar clinical outcomes in respiratory infections

Review: delayed or immediate antibiotic prescriptions have similar clinical outcomes in respiratory infections Review: delayed or immediate antibiotic prescriptions have similar clinical outcomes in respiratory infectionsCommentary | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username (...) and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: delayed or immediate antibiotic prescriptions have similar clinical outcomes in respiratory infectionsCommentary Article Text Treatment Review: delayed

2008 Evidence-Based Nursing

1740. Review: children <2 years of age with bilateral acute otitis media and children with otorrhoea benefit most from antibiotics

Review: children <2 years of age with bilateral acute otitis media and children with otorrhoea benefit most from antibiotics Review: children | Evidence-Based Nursing We use cookies to improve our service and to tailor our content and advertising to you. You can manage your cookie settings via your browser at any time. To learn more about how we use cookies, please see our . Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password (...) * your user name or password? Search for this keyword Search for this keyword Main menu Log in using your username and password For personal accounts OR managers of institutional accounts Username * Password * your user name or password? You are here Review: children Article Text Treatment Review: children <2 years of age with bilateral acute otitis media and children with otorrhoea benefit most from antibiotics Statistics from Altmetric.com Request Permissions If you wish to reuse any or all

2008 Evidence-Based Nursing

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