Table. 1.

Prophylactic antibacterial agents in solid organ transplantations

Characteristic Kidney (n=31) Liver (n=25) Heart (n=8) Lung (n=8)
First-generation cephalosporins 10 (32) 0 1 (13) 0
Second-generation cephalosporins 1 (3) 0 1 (13) 0
Cephamycins 5 (16) 0 0 0
Third-generation cephalosporins 12 (39) 3 (12) 1 (13) 0
Cefepime 0 1 (4) 0 3 (38)
Ampicillin/sulbactam 2 (7) 4 (16) 0 0
Piperacillin/tazobactam 1 (3) 5 (20) 1 (13) 0
Cefotaxime+ampicillin 0 2 (8) 0 0
Cefoperazone/sulbactam+ampicillin 0 2 (8) 0 0
Cefotaxime+ampicillin/sulbactam 0 6 (24) 0 0
Ceftriaxone+metronidazole 0 1 (4) 0 0
Ceftazidime+moxifloxacin 0 1 (4) 0 0
Ceftazidime+vancomycin 0 0 2 (25) 0
Ceftazidime+teicoplanin 0 0 2 (25) 5 (63)
Duration of antibacterial agents (day) 5 (0.3‒7) 5 (2‒14) 7 (2‒7) 6 (5‒14)

Values are presented as number (%) or median (range).

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