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Twenty-four hour versus Extended Antibiotic Administration After Surgery in Complicated Appendicitis: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

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Summary of "Twenty-four hour versus Extended Antibiotic Administration After Surgery in Complicated Appendicitis: A Randomized Controlled Trial."

Recent investigations noted noninferiority in short-course antimicrobial treatments following source control in abdominal infections. We set out to investigate noninferiority of a short and fixed (24-hour) antibiotic administration compared to extended treatment after source control in complicated appendicitis in a prospective single-center open-label randomized controlled trial.

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Name: The journal of trauma and acute care surgery
ISSN: 2163-0763
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