Intervention Review

Antibiotic prophylaxis for cirrhotic patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding

  1. Norberto C Chavez-Tapia1,*,
  2. Tonatiuh Barrientos-Gutierrez2,
  3. Felix I Tellez-Avila3,
  4. Karla Soares-Weiser4,
  5. Misael Uribe3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Hepato-Biliary Group

Published Online: 8 SEP 2010

Assessed as up-to-date: 29 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002907.pub2

How to Cite

Chavez-Tapia NC, Barrientos-Gutierrez T, Tellez-Avila FI, Soares-Weiser K, Uribe M. Antibiotic prophylaxis for cirrhotic patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 9. Art. No.: CD002907. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD002907.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Medica Sur Clinic & Foundation, Mexico City, Mexico

  2. 2

    National Institute of Public Health, Tobacco Research Department, Mexico City, Mexico City, Mexico

  3. 3

    Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición Salvador Zubirán, Department of Gastroenterology, Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico

  4. 4

    Enhance Reviews Ltd, London, UK

*Norberto C Chavez-Tapia, Medica Sur Clinic & Foundation, Puente de Piedra 150, Mexico City, 14050, Mexico.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 8 SEP 2010


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