Antibiotic lock for the prevention of catheter-related sepsis in neonates
Editorial Group: Cochrane Neonatal Group
Published Online: 31 JAN 2013
Assessed as up-to-date: 21 NOV 2012
Copyright © 2013 The Cochrane Collaboration. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
How to Cite
Taylor JE, Tan K, Lai NM, McDonald SJ. Antibiotic lock for the prevention of catheter-related sepsis in neonates (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2013, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD010336. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010336.
- Publication Status: New
- Published Online: 31 JAN 2013
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:
To assess the effectiveness of antibiotic locks versus standard non-antibiotic lock in the prevention of catheter-related infections in newborn infants of any gestational age during their initial stay in the neonatal unit and to study any relevant side effects from antibiotic lock therapy.