macrolides Archives - Critical Care Practitioner

Association between Antibiotic Treatment and Outcomes in Patients Hospitalized with Acute Exacerbation of COPD Treated with Systemic Steroids.

Tweet ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: Antibiotics are widely used in acute exacerbation of COPD (AE-COPD), but their additional benefit to a therapeutic regimen that already includes steroids is uncertain. We evaluated the association between antibiotic therapy and outcomes among a large cohort of steroid treated patients who were hospitalized with AE-COPD and compared the effectiveness of three […]