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Intervention Review

Antibiotic prophylaxis for preventing meningitis in patients with basilar skull fractures

  1. Bernardo O Ratilal1,*,
  2. João Costa2,
  3. Cristina Sampaio2,
  4. Lia Pappamikail1

Editorial Group: Cochrane Acute Respiratory Infections Group

Published Online: 10 AUG 2011

Assessed as up-to-date: 16 FEB 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004884.pub3


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Ratilal BO, Costa J, Sampaio C, Pappamikail L. Antibiotic prophylaxis for preventing meningitis in patients with basilar skull fractures. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 8. Art. No.: CD004884. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004884.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Hospital de São José, Department of Neurosurgery, Lisboa, Portugal

  2. 2

    Faculdade de Medicina de Lisboa, Laboratório de Farmacologia Clínica e Terapêutica, Lisboa, Portugal

*Bernardo O Ratilal, Department of Neurosurgery, Hospital de São José, Rua José António Serrano, Lisboa, 1150-199, Portugal. bratilal@yahoo.com.

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  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 10 AUG 2011

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