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Old 02-28-2020, 07:41   #240
Trapper John
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Originally Posted by mugwump View Post
Yeah sorry antibiotics.

I was talking supply chain effects. There are other diseases and other patients being treated other than flu and covid. No antibiotics, pressors, antineoplastics, etc is kinda a big deal.

No abx for bacterial pneumonia prophylaxis in intubated patients is problematic.

And historically, the community acquired bacterial pneumonia following respiratory disease is a big killer. No abx is a big deal.
Thank you for clarifying! Just need to keep this information highway clear from traffic jams and other speed bumps.
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