Bacterial sepsis in the neonate

Lori Baas Rubarth, Carla M. Christensen, Cheryl Riley

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Abstract

Neonatal bacterial infections leading to sepsis occur frequently in the first few days or weeks of life. NPs must be able to recognize the early signs of sepsis and understand the need for rapid evaluation and treatment. This article discusses antibiotic treatments for various types and locations of bacterial infections and sepsis in the neonate.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)25-32
Number of pages8
JournalNurse Practitioner
Volume42
Issue number9
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 21 2017

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  • Nursing(all)

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