volume 99, issue 2, P216-221 1997
DOI: 10.1542/peds.99.2.216
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S. Ehl, B. Gering, P. Bartmann, J. Hogel, F. Pohlandt

Abstract: We conclude that CRP could be a key parameter for individually guiding the duration of antibiotic treatment in a major subgroup of newborns with suspected bacterial infection. This approach would allow considerably shorter courses of antibiotic therapy.