Thursday, September 10, 2015

Cotrimoxazole usage in critical illness

This situation does not come up very often. Two examples would be Pneumocystis jovenii and Stenotrophomonas maltophilia. There is a scarcity of data to guide clinicians in dosing the drug in critically ill patients. This review (free full text) presents a summary of what information we do have, and provides dosing recommendations.

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