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Linezolid versus vancomycin for skin and soft tissue infections.
|Title||Linezolid versus vancomycin for skin and soft tissue infections.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Yue J, Dong BR, Yang M, Chen X, Wu T, Liu GJ|
|Journal||The Cochrane database of systematic reviews|
The morbidity and treatment costs associated with skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs) are high. Linezolid and vancomycin are antibiotics that are commonly used in treating skin and soft-tissue infections, specifically those infections due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA).
|Alternate Journal||Cochrane Database Syst Rev|