Multi-resistant Urinary Tract Infection with Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Therapy OPAT in Adults CA6002 v1

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OPAT Outpatient Parenteral Antibiotic Therapy guidelines for the treatment of multi-resistant and extended spectrum beta-lactamase ESBL producing urinary tract infections.
 
These guidelines are for the outpatient treatment of multi-resistant and ESBL producing UTI’s for in-patient management please refer to the general antibiotic guidelines on the intranet

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Date Uploaded
15.01.2015
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25.11.2017
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