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Flashcards in SA inf's Deck (10):
1

where do S aureus inf's usually begin

around one or two hair follicles

2

tx for an abcess (3 deals)

I & D plus Keflex or dicloxicillin

3

3 DOC's for MRSA

clinda, doxycycline, bactrim

4

Parenteral DOC's for deep inf of s aur (3)

nafcillin, oxacillin, Ancef (cefazoline)

5

Parenteral DOC if PCN allergy with deep S aur inf

vancomycin

6

last line DOC for parenteral tx of deep S aur inf

Linezolid (Zyvox)

7

MC site of osteomyelitis

long bones and vertebrae

8

caused by direct inoculation, abscess formation rare, abrut development of pain in THIS condition

osteomyelitis

9

how long in tx course in osteomyelitis

4-6 weeks

10

DOC for osteomyelitis (2)

parenteral nafcillin or oxacillin