Comparison of the microbiology and antibiotic treatment among diabetic and nondiabetic patients hospitalized for cellulitis or cutaneous abscess.


BACKGROUND Among diabetics, complicated skin infections may involve gram-negative pathogens; however, the microbiology of cellulitis and cutaneous abscess is not well established. OBJECTIVE To compare the microbiology and prescribing patterns between diabetics and nondiabetics hospitalized for cellulitis or abscess. DESIGN Secondary analysis of 2… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/jhm.2267


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