Ainonen S, Tejesvi MV, Mahmud MR, Paalanne N, Pokka T, Li W, Nelson KE, Salo J, Renko M, Vänni P, Pirttilä AM, Tapiainen T
Antibiotics at birth and later antibiotic courses: effects on gut microbiota.
Pediatric research. 2022-01-01; 91.1: 154-162.
Intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis (IAP) is widely used, but the evidence of the long-term effects on the gut microbiota and subsequent health of children is limited. Here, we compared the impacts of perinatal antibiotic exposure and later courses of antibiotic courses on gut microbiota.