Use of antibiotics with external ventriculostomies

J Neurosurg. 1972 Aug;37(2):185-7. doi: 10.3171/jns.1972.37.2.0185.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Anti-Bacterial Agents / therapeutic use*
  • Bacterial Infections / drug therapy
  • Cerebral Ventricles / surgery*
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunts*
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Humans
  • Hydrocephalus / surgery
  • Infant
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Intracranial Pressure*
  • Middle Aged
  • Serratia
  • Staphylococcal Infections / drug therapy
  • Streptococcal Infections / drug therapy
  • Surgical Wound Infection / drug therapy*
  • Surgical Wound Infection / microbiology
  • Surgical Wound Infection / prevention & control

Substances

  • Anti-Bacterial Agents