Systemic review and network meta-analysis: Prophylactic antibiotic therapy for spontaneous bacterial peritonitis
Nolan Faust, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, United States
Akihiro Yamada, Haider Haider, Yuga Komaki, Fukiko Komaki, Dejan Micic, Atsushi Sakuraba, Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, IL 60637, United States
Akihiro Yamada, Section of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Toho University Sakura Medical Center, Sakura 2850841, Japan
Yuga Komaki, Digestive and Lifestyle Diseases, Kagoshima University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Kagoshima 890-8544, Japan
Author contributions: Faust N and Yamada A analyzed the data and drafted the manuscript; Haider H, Komaki Y, Komaki F and Micic D critical reviewed and approved of manuscript; Sakuraba A made the study concept and design, analyzed the data and wrote the manuscript.
Conflict-of-interest statement: Sakuraba A is the speaker’s bureau for Takeda. The others have no conflict.
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Corresponding author: Atsushi Sakuraba, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago Medicine, 5841 S. Maryland Ave. MC 4076, Chicago, IL 60637, United States. email@example.com
Received: December 9, 2019
Peer-review started: December 9, 2019
First decision: January 6, 2020
Revised: March 26, 2020
Accepted: April 23, 2020
Article in press: April 23, 2020
Published online: May 27, 2020