Azithromycin versus doxycycline for genital chlamydial infections: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials.

@article{Lau2002AzithromycinVD,
  title={Azithromycin versus doxycycline for genital chlamydial infections: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials.},
  author={C Y Lau and Azhar K Qureshi},
  journal={Sexually transmitted diseases},
  year={2002},
  volume={29 9},
  pages={
          497-502
        }
}
BACKGROUND Azithromycin and doxycycline are recommended for treatment of genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection. A systematic review comparing these antibiotics could affect treatment guidelines. GOAL The goal was to perform a meta-analysis to evaluate the efficacy and tolerance of azithromycin versus doxycycline for genital chlamydial infection. STUDY DESIGN Studies were identified by searching computerized English-language databases for the period 1975 to August 2001, supplemented by a… CONTINUE READING

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