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Antibiotics and Modified Radical Mastectomy – ROJoson

Antibiotics and Modified Radical Mastectomy “The findings of this study, alone and when meta-analyzed with data from studies in similar surgical populations, DO NOT support the use of antibiotic prophylaxis in MRM.” https://rojosonuppghgs1filesandnotes.wordpress.com/2015/09/09/use-of-prophylactic-antibiotics-in-modified-radical-mastectomy-pgh-experience/ This is my basis for not using … Continue reading

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PGH study does not support routine use of preoperative antibiotic prophylaxis in modified radical mastectomy

World J Surg. 2013 Jan;37(1):59-66. doi: 10.1007/s00268-012-1816-5. A randomized, double-blinded placebo-controlled clinical trial of the routine use of preoperative antibiotic prophylaxis in modified radical mastectomy. Cabaluna ND1, Uy GB, Galicia RM, Cortez SC, Yray MD, Buckley BS. Abstract BACKGROUND: The … Continue reading

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