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Table 2 Large spectrum antibiotics used during the whole therapeutic sequence

From: Pressure ulcer-related pelvic osteomyelitis: evaluation of a two-stage surgical strategy (debridement, negative pressure therapy and flap coverage) with prolonged antimicrobial therapy

  Empirical antimicrobial therapy after debridement Antimicrobial therapy adaptation according to debridement samples microbiological results Re-broadening spectrum of antimicrobial therapy after flap closure Antimicrobial therapy adaptation according to flap samples microbiological results
3rdGC 5 (8.2%) 10 (15.9%) 10 (15.6%) 18 (28.1%)
Piperacillin-tazobactam 36 (57.1%) 22 (39.4%) 20 (31.3%) 10 (15.6%)
Carbapenem 14 (22.2%) 8 (12.7%) 11 (17.2%) 9 (14.1%)
Vancomycin 44 (69.8%) 26 (41.3%) 25 (39.1%) 23 (35.9%)
Fluoroquinolone 7 (11.1%) 15 (24.2%) 23 (35.9%) 26 (40.6%)
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