Articles Tagged with antibiotic resistance

Growing Resistance to Antibiotics and How its Changing Routine Surgery

 One of the most significant steps in preparation for surgery is the dose of prophylactic antibiotics that a patient receives before the actual procedure even begins. Because antibiotics have helped to reduce the risk of infection during surgery to a minimum, the majority of the population and the medical community alike consider a routine surgery to be safe.

The Changing Role of Antibiotics