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Improving antibiotic use during delivery hospitalization with the use of penicillin allergy testing in prenatal care

Published:October 07, 2022DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajogmf.2022.100765
      The American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG) recommends penicillin allergy testing for eligible pregnant women.
      Prevention of group B Streptococcal early-onset disease in newborns: ACOG Committee Opinion, Number 797.
      We hypothesized that an allergy referral protocol would increase the proportion of patients who receive first-line prophylaxis for group B Streptococcus (GBS) or cesarean delivery.
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