Intervention Review

Antibiotic prophylaxis for hernia repair.

  1. Francisco Javier Sanchez-Manuel2,*,
  2. Javier Lozano-García3,
  3. Juan Luis Seco-Gil2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Colorectal Cancer Group

Published Online: 15 FEB 2012

Assessed as up-to-date: 25 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003769.pub4

How to Cite

Sanchez-Manuel FJ, Lozano-García J, Seco-Gil JL. Antibiotic prophylaxis for hernia repair.. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD003769. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003769.pub4.

Author Information

  1. 2

    Complejo Asistencial Universitario de Burgos. Hospital General Yagüe, General and Digestive Surgery, Burgos, Castilla y León, Spain

  2. 3

    Complejo Asistencial Universitario de Burgos. Hospital General Yagüe, Preventive Medicine, Burgos, Castilla y Leon, Spain

*Francisco Javier Sanchez-Manuel, General and Digestive Surgery, Complejo Asistencial Universitario de Burgos-General Yagüe Hospital, Avda. del Cid, s/n, Burgos, Castilla y León, 09005, Spain.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 15 FEB 2012


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