Does contemporary vancomycin dosing achieve therapeutic targets in a heterogeneous clinical cohort of critically ill patients? Data from the multinational DALI study


Blot S., Koulenti D., AKOVA M. , Bassetti M., De Waele J. J. , Dimopoulos G., ...More

CRITICAL CARE, vol.18, no.3, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/cc13874
  • Title of Journal : CRITICAL CARE

Abstract

Introduction: The objective of this study was to describe the pharmacokinetics of vancomycin in ICU patients and to examine whether contemporary antibiotic dosing results in concentrations that have been associated with favourable response.