Antibiotics, acne, and Staphylococcus aureus colonization.

  title={Antibiotics, acne, and Staphylococcus aureus colonization.},
  author={Matthew Fanelli and Eli Kupperman and Ebbing Lautenbach and Paul H. Edelstein and David J Margolis},
  journal={Archives of dermatology},
  volume={147 8},
OBJECTIVES To determine the frequency of Staphylococcus aureus colonization among patients with acne and to compare the susceptibility patterns between the patients who are using antibiotics and those who are not using antibiotics. DESIGN Survey (cross-sectional) study of patients treated for acne. SETTING Dermatology outpatient office practice PARTICIPANTS The study included 83 patients who were undergoing treatment and evaluation for acne. MAIN OUTCOME Measure Colonization of the nose… CONTINUE READING
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