UK Study Finds Benefit to Prophylactic Antibiotics After Operative Vaginal Births.

08:00 EDT 1st August 2019 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "UK Study Finds Benefit to Prophylactic Antibiotics After Operative Vaginal Births."

The approach significantly reduced maternal infection.


Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: The American journal of nursing
ISSN: 1538-7488
Pages: 17


DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [15094 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Antibiotic prophylaxis for operative vaginal delivery.

Vacuum and forceps assisted vaginal deliveries are reported to increase the incidence of postpartum infections and maternal readmission to hospital compared to spontaneous vaginal delivery. Prophylact...

Do Prophylactic Antibiotics Reach the Operative Site Adequately?: A Quantitative Analysis of Serum and Wound Concentrations of Systemic and Local Prophylactic Antibiotics in Spine Surgery.

Prospective Cohort Study OBJECTIVE.: To analyse the serum and drain concentrations of antibiotics administered by two different routes and compare the results.

Prophylactic antibiotics in prevention of infection after operative vaginal or caesarean delivery -number-needed-to-treat with focus on endpoints.

Prophylactic antibiotics for penetrating abdominal trauma.

Penetrating abdominal trauma occurs when the peritoneal cavity is breached. Routine laparotomy for penetrating abdominal injuries began in the 1800s, with antibiotics first being used in World War II ...

A systematic review and meta-analysis of antibiotic prophylaxis in skin graft surgery: A protocol.

There is little evidence-based guidance on the use of prophylactic antibiotics in skin surgery; whilst antibiotics may protect against surgical site infections (SSI), they have associated side effects...

Clinical Trials [8476 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Prophylactic Antibiotic Treatment During Vaginal Repair

Prolapse of the uterus, bladder and rectum is a common condition in multiparous and/or elderly women. The number of operations for vaginal repair is increasing in Denmark, but there is no ...

Prophylactic Antibiotics After Cesarean

The purpose of this study is to determine if the addition of a 48-hour course of post-operative antibiotics to the recommended course of pre-operative antibiotics improves surgical site in...

Effectiveness of Prophylactic Antibiotics to Prevent Post Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangio Pancreatography Bacteremia in Biliary Obstruction Patient

Endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography (ERCP) is advanced endoscopic technique that allows minimally invasive management of biliary and pancreatic disorders. However, the incidenc...

Prophylactic Antibiotics Before RFA for HCC

This randomized prospective study aims to investigate whether prophylactic administration of antibiotics has an influence on inflammatory markers, liver function test results, or the incid...

RMOS Study : Impact of Manual Rotation of Occiput Posterior Position on Operative Delivery Rate (RMOS)

Introduction: The frequency of fetuses in occiput posterior position during labor is approximately 20 %, in which 5% remain occiput posterior at the end of labor. Occiput posterior positi...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

The uptake of substances from the VAGINA via the vaginal epithelium/mucosa.

Collection of pooled secretions of the posterior vaginal fornix for cytologic examination.

Nonsusceptibility of bacteria to the action of the beta-lactam antibiotics. Mechanisms responsible for beta-lactam resistance may be degradation of antibiotics by BETA-LACTAMASES, failure of antibiotics to penetrate, or low-affinity binding of antibiotics to targets.

An incision of the posterior vaginal wall and a portion of the pudenda which enlarges the vaginal introitus to facilitate delivery and prevent lacerations.

The psychiatric, sociological and psychological study and treatment of the developing child with emphasis on preventive or prophylactic measures focused on the familial, educational and socio-environmental milieu of the child.

Quick Search

DeepDyve research library

Relevant Topic

Antiretroviral Therapy Clostridium Difficile Ebola HIV & AIDS Infectious Diseases Influenza Malaria Measles Sepsis Swine Flu Tropical Medicine Tuberculosis Infectious diseases are caused by pathogenic...

Searches Linking to this Article