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[Optimisation of the antibiotic policy in the Netherlands. XII. The SWAB guideline for antimicrobial eradication of MRSA in carriers]

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The 'Stichting Werkgroep Antibioticabeleid' (SWAB; Dutch Working Party on Antibiotics Policy) has developed evidence-based guidelines for the antimicrobial treatment of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) carriers for the eradication of MRSA. A distinction was made between uncomplicated and complicated carriage depending on the presence or absence of an active MRSA infection, skin lesions, foreign body material, mupirocin resistance and/or extranasal carriage. The indication fo...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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Journal:
Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde
Volume:
152
Issue:
49
Pages:
2667-2671
Publication date:
2008-12-01
EISSN:
1876-8784
ISSN:
0028-2162
Source identifiers:
68380
Language:
Dutch; Flemish
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Pubs id:
pubs:68380
UUID:
uuid:3c3954be-a697-401e-bf80-f5de9aae1436
Local pid:
pubs:68380
Deposit date:
2012-12-20

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