Antibiotics for early-onset neonatal infection (CG149)
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Antibiotics for early-onset neonatal infection: antibiotics for the prevention and treatment of early-onset neonatal infection
This clinical guideline offers evidence-based advice on the use of antibiotics to prevent and treat early-onset neonatal infection (that is, infection with onset within 72 hours of birth).
This guidance has been incorporated into the following NICE Pathways, along with other related guidance and products.
Visit the NICE Pathway: antibiotics for early-onset neonatal infection overview
This page was last updated: 16 December 2013
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- CG149 Defnyddio gwrthfiotigau i atal a thrin haint bacterol sy'n dechrau'n gynnar mewn babanod newydd-anedig: deall canllawiau NICE (fformat MS Word)
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