The therapeutic use of metronidazole in anaerobic infection: six years' experience in a London hospital.

@article{Eykyn1983TheTU,
  title={The therapeutic use of metronidazole in anaerobic infection: six years' experience in a London hospital.},
  author={Susannah J. Eykyn},
  journal={Surgery},
  year={1983},
  volume={93 1 Pt 2},
  pages={209-14}
}
For the past 6 years at St. Thomas' Hospital, metronidazole has been used to treat proven anaerobic infection at a wide variety of sites and of varying clinical severity. Throughout this period, intravenous, oral, and rectal preparations of the drug have been available. Initial experience was predominantly in abdominal sepsis where excellent therapeutic… CONTINUE READING