Introduction

Selective decontamination of the digestive tract (SDD) is an infection prevention technique used in granulocytopenic patients, transplantation surgery, and critically ill intensive care patients. It is based on two observations: first, most infections are endogenous, i.e. they are caused by aerobic Gram-negative bacteria, Staphylococcus aureus, and yeast species carried in the oropharyngeal or intestinal flora; second, the indigenous, mostly anaerobic, flora has important physiological functions and is seldom the cause of infection, and therefore should be preserved as much as possible.

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