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Title: Once daily gentamicin dosing in the intensive therapy unit
Authors: Thake, Annalisa
Azzopardi, Lilian M.
Serracino-Inglott, Anthony
Keywords: Gentamicin
Intensive care units -- Malta
Critical care medicine
Drugs -- Prescribing -- Evaluation
Drugs -- Dosage forms -- Evaluation
Issue Date: 2015-06
Publisher: University of Malta. Department of Pharmacy
Citation: Thake, A., Azzopardi, L. M., & Serracino-Inglott, A. (2015, June). Once daily gentamicin dosing in the intensive therapy unit. Poster session presented at the Nordic Social Pharmacy and Health Services Research Conference & The Nordic Networking Group for Clinical Pharmacy, Tartu, Estonia.
Abstract: A poster presentation regarding gentamicin dosing in the intensive therapy unit. Introduction: Gentamicin, used to treat serious infections in ITU, is given as a once daily 7mg/kg dose in 100ml 5% dextrose or 0.9% sodium chloride solution administered over 30- 60minutes by IV infusion. Aims:  To assess dosing and drug blood levels of gentamicin.  To propose guidelines for once daily gentamicin dosing applicable for the local scenario.
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