Selection of an appropriate empiric antibiotic regimen in hematogenous vertebral osteomyelitis.

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Summary of "Selection of an appropriate empiric antibiotic regimen in hematogenous vertebral osteomyelitis."

Empiric antibiotic therapy for suspected hematogenous vertebral osteomyelitis (HVO) should be initiated immediately in seriously ill patients and may be required in those with negative microbiological results. The aim of this study was to inform the appropriate selection of empiric antibiotic regimens for the treatment of suspected HVO by analyzing antimicrobial susceptibility of isolated bacteria from microbiologically proven HVO.


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Name: PloS one
ISSN: 1932-6203
Pages: e0211888


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