REVISTA BRASILEIRA DE ANESTESIOLOGIA, vol.64, no.2, pp.84-88, 2014 (SCI-Expanded)
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REVISTA BRASILEIRA DE ANESTESIOLOGIA
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Antimicrobial, activities, Vasopressor drugs, Drug contamination, CATECHOLAMINE-INDUCED GROWTH, LIPID-PEROXIDATION, N-ACETYLCYSTEINE, PROPOFOL, DEXMEDETOMIDINE, MIDAZOLAM, BACTERIA, SUPPORT
Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University Affiliated:
Background: Drugs administered as intravenous infusion may be contaminated during several stages of production or preparation. However studies focusing on antibacterial effects of vasopressor drugs are very rare. This study investigates the in vitro antimicrobial activity of the clinically used forms of vasopressors.