Vascular graft infection by Staphylococcus aureus: efficacy of linezolid, teicoplanin and vancomycin systemic prophylaxis protocols in a rat model


ATAHAN E. , KATRANCIOĞLU N. , Oztop Y. , TUNCER E. , ÖZER H. , MANDUZ Ş. , ...More

CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA, vol.20, no.2, pp.122-125, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Title of Journal : CARDIOVASCULAR JOURNAL OF AFRICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.122-125

Abstract

Objective: We investigated experimentally the in vivo prophylactic efficacies of linezolid, teicoplanin and vancomycin in subcutaneously implanted dacron graft infection caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA).