Clinical comparison of cefuroxime axetil and amoxicillin/clavulanate in the treatment of patients with acute bacterial maxillary sinusitis.

@article{Camacho1992ClinicalCO,
  title={Clinical comparison of cefuroxime axetil and amoxicillin/clavulanate in the treatment of patients with acute bacterial maxillary sinusitis.},
  author={Ang{\'e}lica Camacho and R Cobo and J. -B. Otte and Sheldon Laurence Spector and C J Lerner and Nate Garrison and Aroldo Miniti and P K Mydlow and Gyslain Gigu{\`e}re and Jeffrey J. Collins},
  journal={The American journal of medicine},
  year={1992},
  volume={93 3},
  pages={271-6}
}
PURPOSE This multicenter study compared the clinical and bacteriologic efficacy of two oral antibiotics, cefuroxime axetil and amoxicillin/clavulanate, in the treatment of acute bacterial maxillary sinusitis. PATIENTS AND METHODS Three hundred seventeen patients with clinical and radiographic evidence of acute maxillary sinusitis were enrolled at nine centers and were randomly assigned to receive 10 days of treatment with cefuroxime axetil 250 mg twice daily (n = 157) or amoxicillin… CONTINUE READING