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Antibiotic therapy for sepsis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hello doctor!
Doctor :   Hello.
User :   iam a ph.d student. im working on sepsis. iwanted some help from you on my topic if you have no problems helping me.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   what do you want to know about Sepsis?
User :   i wanted to know what kind of therapy especially the antobiotic therapy that is given for management of systemic infections during sepsis.
Doctor :   You would be needing broad spectrum antibiotics covering all organisms like gram -ve, gram +ve and anaerobic
User :   yews,
User :   yes particularly the gram negative bacteremia
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   It definitely needs hospitalization
Doctor :   Also an antibiotic sensitivity testing needs to be done to identify the specific antibiotics

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