Published in Anti-Infectives Week, March 1st, 2010
"In that population, acute infections substantially contribute to the excessive morbidity and mortality. The risk for invasive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in this population is approximately 100-fold higher than in the general population, therefore dialysis patients currently account for up to approximately 15% of all invasive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections," wrote O. Burkhardt and colleagues.
The researchers concluded: "A simplified three-times weekly dosing...
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