Outcomes with daptomycin in the treatment of Staphylococcus aureus infections with a range of vancomycin MICs

@inproceedings{Crompton2010OutcomesWD,
  title={Outcomes with daptomycin in the treatment of Staphylococcus aureus infections with a range of vancomycin MICs},
  author={Jason A. Crompton and D. S. I. R. Palmerston North and Minjung Yoon and Judith N. Steenbergen and Kenneth C. Lamp and Graeme N. Forrest},
  booktitle={The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy},
  year={2010}
}
OBJECTIVES Recent recommendations by the Infectious Diseases Society of America for the treatment of Staphylococcus aureus suggest the use of alternative agents when vancomycin MIC values are >or=2 mg/L. This study examines the outcome of patients treated with daptomycin for S. aureus infections with documented vancomycin MICs. PATIENTS AND METHODS All patients with skin, bacteraemia and endocarditis infections due to S. aureus with vancomycin MIC values in CORE 2005-08, a retrospective… CONTINUE READING