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Vancomycin use in pediatric neurosurgery patients


OBJECTIVE: The objective of this article is to describe a pediatric neurosurgery patient population receiving vancomycin and examine the indications for and appropriateness of vancomycin use.

METHODS: A cross-sectional study was performed on the pediatric neurosurgery patients at Egleston Children’s Hospital who received vancomycin from January 1 through December 31, 1996.… Read more