×
EMPOWERING PHYSICIANS WITH EVIDENCE-BASED CONTENT
 

Home > Browse Topics

<< Emergency Department Management Of Acute Hematogenous Osteomyelitis In Children

Disposition

All pediatric patients with suspected AHO should be admitted to an inpatient ward or pediatric intensive care unit, as appropriate, for intravenous antibiotic therapy and monitoring. Antibiotics will likely be switched from intravenous to oral after several days of clinical improvement and decreasing inflammatory markers.

To read the rest of this section, choose one of the options below.

To view this issue, please choose one of the options below:

Purchase a
subscription
$319
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Practice
 
Sign up for a free trial
Free 48-hour trial
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Practice
 

Related Links:

2018 LLSA Prep Study Guides, 35 CME Credits

 
About EB Medicine:
Products:
Accredited By:
ACCME ACCME
AMA AMA
ACEP ACEP
AAFP AAFP
AOA AOA
AAP AAP
Endorsed By:
AEMAA AEMAA
HONcode HONcode
STM STM

 

Last Modified: 01/17/2019
© EB Medicine