June 15, 2018

Intensive Care Medicine journal

Antibiotic therapy: What is the optimal duration for PIAI?

(icTV) Interview with an author


Philippe Montravers discusses his recent article published in Intensive Care Medicine (ICM): Short-course antibiotic therapy for critically ill patients treated for postoperative intra-abdominal infection: the DURAPOP randomised clinical trial. (Free access link!)

Link to the STOP-IT Trial mentioned in the interview:

  • Robert G. Sawyer, et al. Trial of Short-Course Antimicrobial Therapy for Intraabdominal Infection. N Engl J Med 2015; 372:1996-2005

Interested in reading other key publications on RCTs in Intensive Care Medicine? Access the papers here.

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