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  Vancomycin Dosing to Produce Desired Peak and Trough Levels

The EBMcalc module Vancomycin Dosing to Produce Desired Peak and Trough Levels is available in EBMcalc Complete Edition.

This calculator yields the following results:
Equation parameters include:
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  5. Rybak M, Lomaestro B, Rotschafer JC, et al. Therapeutic monitoring of vancomycin in adult patients: a consensus review of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, the Infectious Diseases Society of America, and the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2009 Jan 1;66(1):82-98. Review. Erratum in: Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2009 May 15;66(10):887. PubMed ID: 19106348 PubMed Logo


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