Prospective Comparative Study of Two Protocols of Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy


Tuzel E., AKTEPE O. C. , AKDOĞAN B.

JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY, cilt.27, ss.172-176, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 27 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1089/end.2012.0331
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ENDOUROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.172-176

Özet

Background and Purpose: Percutaneous nephrolithotomy (PCNL) is considered to be a clean-contaminated surgical procedure, and all patients are recommended to receive antibiotic prophylaxis before the operation to prevent septic events. The aim of the present study is to prospectively compare two different protocols of antibiotic prophylaxis in PCNL.