The role of intraventricular antibiotic therapy in the treatment of ventriculo-peritoneal shunt infection in children


Sahin A., Dalgic N., Kilic M., Kirgiz P., Kanik M. K. , ÖZ E. , ...Daha Fazla

CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM, 2021 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
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  • Basım Tarihi: 2021
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00381-021-05116-9
  • Dergi Adı: CHILDS NERVOUS SYSTEM

Özet

Background In this study, the effectiveness of intraventricular (IVT) antibiotic administration was evaluated in the treatment of ventriculo-peritoneal (VP) shunt infection by comparing patients who received only systemic antibiotic treatment with patients who received antibiotics added to systemic therapy by IVT route.