antibióticos

El pilar del tratamiento de los pacientes críticamente enfermos con sepsis y shock séptico es el tratamiento anti infeccioso. La elección del tratamiento antimicrobiano empírico inicial es importante para obtener un resultado positivo. La selección óptima de los antibióticos depende de múltipes factores. Leer más…

The diagnosis of ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) requires compliance with clinical, microbiological, and radiological criteria. However, any clinician would be able to report those cases in which, although there are suggestive elements of lung infection, the criteria for a standard VAP diagnosis are not met. In these cases, doctors face the question whether to start an antibiotic treatment. This situation has probably led to the emergence of new diagnostic standards. Leer más…