Study links fluoroquinolones to higher risk of aneurysm
Aortic aneurysm incidence within 90 days of filling a fluoroquinolone prescription was 20% higher than with other antibiotics.
Med societies ask that healthcare infection penalties be suspended
"Hospitals are becoming overwhelmed with more patients than can be managed with typical care standards."
Later C-section antibiotics not tied to more infections
The findings challenge WHO guidance, which calls for antibiotics before the incision, rather than after cord clamping.