A multicenter study comparing intravenous meropenem with clindamycin plus gentamicin for the treatment of acute gynecologic and obstetric pelvic infections in hospitalized women.

@article{Hemsell1997AMS,
  title={A multicenter study comparing intravenous meropenem with clindamycin plus gentamicin for the treatment of acute gynecologic and obstetric pelvic infections in hospitalized women.},
  author={David L. Hemsell and Mark G. Martens and Sebastian Faro and Stanley Gall and J. Allister McGregor},
  journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America},
  year={1997},
  volume={24 Suppl 2},
  pages={S222-30}
}
We conducted a multicenter trial to compare the efficacy and safety of meropenem with the efficacy and safety of clindamycin plus gentamicin in the treatment of 515 hospitalized patients with acute gynecologic and obstetric pelvic infections. At the end of treatment, the rates of satisfactory clinical and bacteriologic response were high (88%) in both… CONTINUE READING