Carla Saracusa

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A 10-day course of amoxicillin at a dosage of 40 mg per kilogram per day was compared with conventional (lower dosage) penicillin V therapy in the treatment of culture-proven Group A streptococcal pharyngitis in children 3 to 18 years of age in a prospective, randomized, and single-blinded study. Children had to have signs and symptoms compatible with the(More)
We report a significantly higher occurrence of adverse events associated with prolonged courses of piperacillin-tazobactam compared with other antibacterial agents used for pediatric outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy. These adverse events were characterized by a constellation of clinical findings including fever, hematologic abnormalities and(More)
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