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ICU Management

Clinical use of beta-lactam antibiotics in critically ill patients

2018 03 Oct

Antimicrobials, specifically beta-lactam antibiotics are the most commonly prescribed drugs in the management of critically ill patients. However, pathophysiological factors in these patients can often lead to altered pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of beta-lactams.  While choosing the most appropriate antimicrobial is critical, determining... Read more