Infectious olecranon and patellar bursitis: short-course adjuvant antibiotic therapy is not a risk factor for recurrence in adult hospitalized patients.

@article{Perez2010InfectiousOA,
  title={Infectious olecranon and patellar bursitis: short-course adjuvant antibiotic therapy is not a risk factor for recurrence in adult hospitalized patients.},
  author={C{\'e}dric Perez and Angela Huttner and Mathieu Assal and Louis E. Bernard and Daniel Lew and Pierre J. Hoffmeyer and Ilker Uçkay},
  journal={The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy},
  year={2010},
  volume={65 5},
  pages={1008-14}
}
OBJECTIVES No evidence-based recommendations exist for the management of infectious bursitis. We examined epidemiology and risk factors for recurrence of septic bursitis. Specifically, we compared outcome in patients receiving bursectomy plus short-course adjuvant antibiotic therapy (<or=7 days) with that of patients receiving bursectomy plus longer-course… CONTINUE READING