Intraoperative versus extended antimicrobial prophylaxis after gastric cancer surgery: a phase 3, open-label, randomised controlled, non-inferiority trial
The Lancet Infectious Diseases, 04/30/2012
Imamura H et al. – Elimination of postoperative antimicrobial prophylaxis did not increase the incidence of surgical–site infections after a gastrectomy. Therefore, this treatment is not recommended after gastric cancer surgery.