Is it time to add azithromycin for infection prophylaxis at the time of CD?

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Takeaway

  • The addition of azithromycin to cephalosporin at the time of cesarean delivery (CD) may reduce maternal morbidity and overall healthcare costs.

Why this matters

  • Infection complicating CD is a common cause of maternal morbidity and mortality.
  • CD is the most common surgical ...