Abdominal Infections

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Abdominal Infections Guidelines

Bowel injuries

  • Penetrating, blunt, or latrogenic injuries or any other spillage/contamination with enteric contents repaired or controlled within 12 hours

Community-acquired mild and moderate

  • Community acquired intrabdominal infections with no recent hospitalizations, surgeries or recent antibiotics and no high risk
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Severe/high risk or health care associated

Consider for the following populations:

Indications to add anti-MRSA therapy

Indications to add VRE coverage

Indications to add fungal coverage (abdominal candidiasis)

 

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