Should prophylactic antibiotic therapy be administered for an extended duration in patients admitt ed to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU)?

Authors: Jan Erik Berdal, Ibrahim Tuncay

RECOMMENDATION: Surgical prophylactic antibiotic therapy should not be administered for an extended duration in patients admitted to the ICU.

LEVEL OF EVIDENCE: Limited

DELEGATE VOTE: Agree: 82%, Disagree: 13%, Abstain: 5% (Super Majority, Strong Consensus)

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