- Antibiotic prophylaxis for short-term catheter bladder drainage in adultsGail Lusardi
Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, Department of Care Sciences, University of South Wales, Pontypridd, UK
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 7:CD005428. 2013..Urinary tract infections account for about 40% of hospital-acquired (nosocomial) infections, and about 80% of urinary tract infections acquired in hospital are associated with urinary catheters...
- Systemic antimicrobial prophylaxis for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomyAllyson Lipp
Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, Department of Care Sciences, University of South Wales, Glyn Taff Campus, Pontypridd, Rhondda Cynon Taff, UK, CF37 1DL
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 11:CD005571. 2013....
- A systematic review of prophylactic antimicrobials in PEG placementAllyson Lipp
Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, University of Glamorgan, Pontypridd, UK
J Clin Nurs 18:938-48. 2009..To establish whether prophylactic systemic antimicrobials reduce the risk of peristomal infection in placement of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomies...