Antibiotics for ventilator-associated pneumonia
Editorial Group: Cochrane Acute Respiratory Infections Group
Published Online: 14 APR 2010
Copyright © 2010 The Cochrane Collaboration. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
How to Cite
Selim AG, Balalis G, Bhaskar B, van Driel ML. Antibiotics for ventilator-associated pneumonia (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD004267. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004267.pub3.
- Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
- Published Online: 14 APR 2010
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:
The primary objective of this review is to assess the effect of different empirical antimicrobial therapies on the survival and clinical response of adult patients with VAP. A secondary objective is to report the incidence of adverse events and superinfections associated with these therapies.