Intervention Review

Antibiotic prophylaxis for surgery for proximal femoral and other closed long bone fractures

  1. William J Gillespie1,*,
  2. Geert HIM Walenkamp2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Bone, Joint and Muscle Trauma Group

Published Online: 17 MAR 2010

Assessed as up-to-date: 14 FEB 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000244.pub2

How to Cite

Gillespie WJ, Walenkamp GHIM. Antibiotic prophylaxis for surgery for proximal femoral and other closed long bone fractures. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD000244. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD000244.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Hull, Hull York Medical School, Hull, UK

  2. 2

    Maastricht University Medical Center, Research Institute Caphri, Department of Orthopaedics, Maastricht, Netherlands

*William J Gillespie, Hull York Medical School, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull, HU6 7RX, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 17 MAR 2010


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