Systemic Antibiotic Therapy of Secondarily Infected Dermatitis

William H. Eaglstein, Richard J. Feinstein, Kenneth M. Halprin, Paul R. Bergstresser, Patricia M. Mertz

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Abstract

Systemic cloxacillin therapy of secondarlly infected dermatitis produces a significant increase in healing when compared to a placebo. The effects of systemic cloxacillin therapy become apparent after five days of treatment. A single pretreatment culture was not helpful in directing therapy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1378-1379
Number of pages2
JournalArchives of Dermatology
Volume113
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1977

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Eaglstein, W. H., Feinstein, R. J., Halprin, K. M., Bergstresser, P. R., & Mertz, P. M. (1977). Systemic Antibiotic Therapy of Secondarily Infected Dermatitis. Archives of Dermatology, 113(10), 1378-1379. https://doi.org/10.1001/archderm.1977.01640100056007