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CI # 51022 Is procalcitonin-guided antibiotic therapy safe and effective at reducing antibiotic use for acute respiratory tract infections?: Home

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Cochrane Library - CDSR (Systematic Reviews)

 1 Procalcitonin to initiate or discontinue antibiotics in acute respiratory tract infections. Schuetz P, Müller B, Christ-Crain M, et. al. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 9. Art. No.: CD007498. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007498.pub2.
Cochrane Library - Other Systematic Reviews (DARE)   Matthaiou DK, et. al. An ESICM systematic review and meta-analysis of procalcitonin-guided antibiotic therapy algorithms in adult critically ill patients. Intensive Care Med. 2012
Jun;38(6):940-9.
PubMed PMID: 22538461.
National Guideline Clearinghouse   AHRQ Comparative Effectiveness review: Procalcitonin-guided antibiotic therapy Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US); 2012 Oct.
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Systematic reviews & meta analyses

 8 (procalcitonin[ti] OR calcitonin/tu[mh] OR calcitonin/bl[mh]) AND (respiratory tract infections/dt[mh] OR respiratory tract infection*[ti]) AND (Meta Analysis[pt] OR meta analy*[tw] OR metaanaly*[tw] OR systematic review*[tw] OR data synthesis[tw] OR data extraction[tw] OR Cochrane Database Syst Rev[ta]) NOT comment[pt] AND english[la]
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RCTs; duplicates removed

 26 (procalcitonin[ti] OR calcitonin/tu[majr] OR calcitonin/bl[majr]) AND (respiratory tract infections/dt[majr] OR respiratory tract infections/bl[majr] OR respiratory tract infection*[ti]) AND (randomized controlled trial[pt] OR random*[tw]) AND english[la] NOT (Meta Analysis[pt] OR meta analy*[tw] OR metaanaly*[tw] OR systematic review*[tw] OR data synthesis[tw] OR data extraction[tw] OR Cochrane Database Syst Rev[ta])
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Clinical Trials; duplicates removed

  14 (procalcitonin[ti] OR calcitonin/tu[majr] OR calcitonin/bl[majr]) AND (respiratory tract infections/dt[majr] OR respiratory tract infections/bl[majr] OR respiratory tract infection*[ti]) AND clinical trial[pt] NOT (randomized controlled trial[pt] OR random*[tw] OR Meta Analysis[pt] OR meta analy*[tw] OR metaanaly*[tw] OR systematic review*[tw] OR data synthesis[tw] OR data extraction[tw] OR Cochrane Database Syst Rev[ta]) AND english[la]
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Guidelines; duplicates removed

  4 (procalcitonin[ti] OR calcitonin/tu[mh] OR calcitonin/bl[mh]) AND (respiratory tract infections/dt[mh] OR respiratory tract infection*[ti]) AND (Guideline[pt] OR Practice Guideline[pt] OR Consensus Development Conference[pt] OR Consensus Development Conference, NIH[pt] OR practice guidelines as topic[mh]) AND english[la] NOT (randomized controlled trial[pt] OR random*[tw] OR Meta Analysis[pt] OR meta analy*[tw] OR metaanaly*[tw] OR systematic review*[tw] OR data synthesis[tw] OR data extraction[tw] OR Cochrane Database Syst Rev[ta])

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