Improving the role of intraventricular antimicrobial agents in the management of meningitis

Wendy C. Ziai, John J. Lewin

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Abstract

Intraventricular administration of antimicrobials may be necessary in certain difficult- to-eradicate central nervous system infections. There is a significant need for clinical trials and management guidelines in this area.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)277-282
Number of pages6
JournalCurrent opinion in neurology
Volume22
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 1 2009

Keywords

  • Antimicrobial agents
  • Intraventricular
  • Meningitis
  • Shunt

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurology

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