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Septic shock and empirical antimicrobial therapy - project description

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What is the effect of empirical combination treatment with antibiotics compared with monotherapy for adult patients with septic shock caused by an unknown pathogen of unknown origin?


Summary

The Norwegian National Guideline for use of antibiotics in hospitals was published in 2013, and is currently under revision(1). This systematic review will compare effect and safety of antibiotic combination therapy with monotherapy for adult patients with septic shock of unknown pathogen and origin. The results will feed into the developing of recommendations, adjusted to Norwegian conditions, for patients suffering from septic shock. 

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Project participants

Project leader

Jan Peter William Himmels, Norwegian Institute of Public Health

Project participants

Gyri Hval, Norwegian Institute of Public Health
Liv Giske, Norwegian Institute of Public Health
Eva Helene Arentz-Hansen, Norwegian Institute of Public Health
Gunn Elisabeth Vist, Norwegian Institute of Public Health

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