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Table 3 Prophylactic antimicrobial regimens used

From: Risk factors for infection following prostate biopsy - a case control study

Antimicrobial classa # Cases (%) # Controls (%)
F 28 (39.4) 88 (41.3)
F + P 18 (25.3) 63 (29.5)
F + P + A 1 (1.4) 4 (1.8)
F + A 23 (32.3) 37 (17.3)
F + P + C 0 (0) 8 (3.7)
F + P + A + C 0 (0) 1 (0.4)
F + C 0 (0) 11 (5.1)
C + A + CE 0 (0) 1 (0.4)
Unknown 1 (1.4) 0 (0)
Total 71 213
  1. aF fluoroquinolone, P penicillin, A aminoglycoside, C carbapenem, CE cephalosporin
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