The Efficacy of Daptomycin versus Vancomycin for MRSA Bloodstream Infection in Patients with Impaired Renal Function.

Weston, Adam.

Abstract: Background: There is an increasing use of daptomycin for Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) bloodstream infections. However, there has been concern regarding its efficacy in patients with impaired renal function, reflected in a recent package insert change by the FDA. However, this decision was based on a small, post-hoc subgroup analysis and it is unclear whether this is... read more

Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences. Department of Clinical and Translational Science.
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