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From: Empiric broad-spectrum antibiotic therapy of nosocomial pneumonia in the intensive care unit: a prospective observational study

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Study overview: flow chart representing the patient flow throughout the different study visits. Visit 1, onset of study therapy; visit 2 (3–5 days later), investigators streamlined antibiotics if favourable microbiological data were available; visit 3, patients were re-evaluated after discontinuation of therapy, visit 4, patients were re-evaluated 7–9 days later. MITT, modified intention-to-treat; D, dead; LFU, lost to follow-up.

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