mupirocin


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mupirocin

n mupirocina
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If a patient returns with another recurrence of furunculosis, it's worthwhile to treat all household contacts with mupirocin ointment applied to the nares, Dr.
Mupirocin resistance (MIC>256 mg/L) was determined by E-test (AB Biodisk, Solna, Sweden).
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Treatment included nasal mupirocin twice daily and chlorhexidine showers once daily for 5 days for all families with at least one PRSA carrier.
Resistance to fucidic acid (5%), cotrimoxazole (7%), and mupirocin (7% when tested by a 5-mg disk) was uncommon.
Dow shared his recipe for ridding a wound of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA): Start with topical mupirocin applied to the nares 3 times daily for 10 days.
Additionally, at the recent 4th Decennial International Conference on Nosocomial and Healthcare-Associated Infections, at least five reports addressed either (a) antimicrobial-drug use and increased MRSA incidence or (b) antimicrobial-drug use as an independent risk factor for MRSA acquisition or for persistent MRSA colonization after mupirocin treatment (11).
Clearance of the organism was seen in 33% of the tea tree oil group, compared with 13% of the mupirocin group, and chronic infection persisted in 53% of the mupirocin group, compared with 20% of the tea tree oil group.
In general, infection control in the United States is less stringent than in Canada and in some European countries, where identification of known carriers, prospective surveillance of patients and hospital workers, and use of nasal mupirocin have helped control drug-resistant S.
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