What guidelines have been published for cellulitis empiric therapy?

Updated: Sep 13, 2018
  • Author: Alfred Scott Lea, MD; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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The publication of Practice Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Skin and Soft Tissue Infections 2014 - Update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America addresses an array of skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs), emphasizing the clinical skills needed to properly treat the likely pathogens before and after culture results are available. [1]


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