Latest Complicated skin and skin structure infection Stories

2014-02-07 23:00:30

AIA postpones wrestling tournaments due to prevent the spread of unknown skin infections. Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) February 07, 2014 The Arizona Interscholastic

2013-09-23 23:04:13

MRSA is a serious skin infection that is becoming increasingly prevalent, particularly among athletes – from pint-sized wrestlers to professional football players.

2013-02-13 10:26:33

Treatment with a newer antibiotic, tedizolid phosphate, once daily for 6 days was statistically noninferior (no worse than) in efficacy to the antibiotic linezolid twice daily for 10 days for both early (at day 2 to 3) and sustained (at day 11) clinical responses in patients with acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections.

2011-03-24 19:57:58

A new study from Rhode Island Hospital has found a significant increase in the occurrence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections in the summer and autumn months.

2011-01-07 07:23:49

In an attempt to stop the MRSA superbug, the Infectious Disease Society of America (ISDA) released its first-ever guidelines for the treatment of MRSA, helping physicians manage the common antibiotic-resistant infection.

2011-01-05 13:29:38

Physicians now have help in their battle against methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), a potentially deadly infection that initially was limited to hospitals and health care facilities but has become a growing problem in healthy children and adults.

2010-09-13 07:00:00

--Stop MRSA Now Coalition Member Focuses on Disinfecting Sports Equipment and Other Shared Items to Help Prevent the Spread of MRSA-- WASHINGTON, Sept.

2010-03-17 08:00:00

WALTHAM, Mass., March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources, one of the world's leading research and advisory firms for pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that a therapy's effect on overall clinical success is the attribute that most influences surveyed infectious disease specialists' prescribing decisions in the treatment of complicated skin and skin structure infections (cSSSIs).

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