New Possibilities for the Treatment of Enterococcal Infectious Endocarditis.

Abstract

This study was designed to analyze results of daptomycin therapy in 7 patients with enterococcal infectious endocarditis caused by Enterococcus faecium in two of them. Mean duration of therapy was 36.7 days. 70% of the strains proved resistant to gentamycin, 40% showed resistance to penicillin antibiotics, and 14.3% to vancomycin. Three patients suffered… (More)

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@article{Tyurin2016NewPF, title={New Possibilities for the Treatment of Enterococcal Infectious Endocarditis.}, author={V P Tyurin and V G Gudynovich and Vicki Volkova and A L Gvozdkov and O B Zharkov and L G Zhirova and T V Mezenova and T A Gusaim}, journal={Klinicheskaia meditsina}, year={2016}, volume={94 4}, pages={255-259} }