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Procalcitonin (PCT) testing to guide antibiotic therapy for the treatment of sepsis in intensive care settings and for suspected bacterial infection in emergency department settings.

Project title: Procalcitonin (PCT) testing to guide antibiotic therapy for the treatment of sepsis in intensive care settings and for suspected bacterial infection in emergency department settings.

Call to action: 14/97 Diagnostic Assessment Process

Research type: Evidence Synthesis

Chief investigator: Dr Marie WestwoodORCID logoorcid.org/0000-0002-6257-0653

Lead Author: Dr Marie Westwood

Contractor: Kleijnen Systematic Reviews Ltd

Cost: £175,000.00

Started: July 2014 | Status: Published November 2015

PROSPERO registration: CRD42014010822

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