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Antibiotic-Associated Adverse Drug Events in Hospitalized Patients

Published October 10, 2017

Antibiotics are life-saving medications that make modern medical care such as surgical procedures, organ transplantations, cancer chemotherapy possible. ¬†Unfortunately, their use can be associated with a number of adverse drug events (ADE) including allergic reactions, end-organ toxicity, colonization of and subsequent infection due to resistant bacteria, and Clostridium difficile¬†infection. A previous study by Shehab N,… Read More

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