Treatment and outcomes of infections by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus at an ambulatory clinic.

@article{Szumowski2007TreatmentAO,
  title={Treatment and outcomes of infections by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus at an ambulatory clinic.},
  author={John D Szumowski and Daniel E. Cohen and Fumihide Kanaya and Kenneth H. Mayer},
  journal={Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy},
  year={2007},
  volume={51 2},
  pages={423-8}
}
Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) skin and soft tissue infections (SSTI) have become increasingly common. This study's objectives were to describe the clinical spectrum of MRSA in a community health center and to determine whether the use of specific antimicrobials correlated with increased probability of clinical resolution of SSTI. A retrospective chart review of 399 sequential cases of culture-confirmed S. aureus SSTI, including 227 cases of MRSA SSTI… CONTINUE READING
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