neonatology - Neonatal problems
Under Category :  Neonatal problems
Posted By :  Dr.  sundeep nigam
Posted On : 3/31/2012 7:45 AM
indication of use of preventive antibiotics ?
what are the indications for use of antibiotics in operation theater for new born delivered by LSCS and for how it should be used after that
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maternal fever
Dr. Dinakar Muthukur says,
9/8/2012 11:39:07 PM
Dr. khurram shahnawaz says,
4/2/2012 8:40:56 AM
if there is any risk factor for early onset sepsis we use antibiotics for atleast 5 days.
risk factors include
1.PROM for more than 18 hours
2.foul smelling amniotic fluid
3.infected placenta{chorioamnionitis}
4.meconium stained liquor
5.mother having sepsis etc

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