Intervention Protocol

Probiotics for preventing ventilator-associated pneumonia

  1. Lulong Bo1,
  2. Jinbao Li1,
  3. Yu Bai2,
  4. Xiaofei Ye3,
  5. Richard S Hotchkiss4,
  6. Marin H Kollef5,
  7. Xiaoming Deng1,*

Editorial Group: Cochrane Acute Respiratory Infections Group

Published Online: 13 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009066


How to Cite

Bo L, Li J, Bai Y, Ye X, Hotchkiss RS, Kollef MH, Deng X. Probiotics for preventing ventilator-associated pneumonia (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD009066. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD009066.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Changhai Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Shanghai, China

  2. 2

    Changhai Hospital, Second Military Medical University, Department of Gastroenterology/Center for Clinical Epidemiology & Evidence-Based Medicine, Shanghai, China

  3. 3

    Second Military Medical University, Department of Health Statistics, Shanghai, China

  4. 4

    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

  5. 5

    Washington University School of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

*Xiaoming Deng, Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Changhai Hospital, Second Military Medical University, 168 Changhai Road, Shanghai, 200433, China. deng_x@yahoo.com. nbastars@126.com.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 13 APR 2011

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

The primary objective is to evaluate the efficacy of probiotics for preventing VAP.