What are the optimal combination drug therapies for nosocomial pneumonia?

Updated: Jul 30, 2018
  • Author: Burke A Cunha, MD; Chief Editor: John L Brusch, MD, FACP  more...
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Double-drug coverage of P aeruginosa should combine agents with a high degree of antipseudomonal activity and low resistance potential. Optimal combinations include meropenem or doripenem plus either levofloxacin or aztreonam or amikacin


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