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ICU Management

Hospital de La Princesa shortens antibiotic adaptation treatment for severe sepsis

2018 08 May

In positive blood cultures, the Accelerate Pheno TM system identifies the agent causing the infection in 90 minutes and around 5 hours afterwards it provides information on the antibiotic sensitivity of the pathogen, which is 28 hours less than the current conventional system used in the La Princesa Hospital.  Two studies carried out by the centre, which... Read more