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Featured in NEJM Journal Watch: Oral Antibiotics versus Topical Decolonization to Prevent Surgical Site Infections — Physician’s First Watch

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January 24, 2014

Featured in NEJM Journal Watch: Oral Antibiotics versus Topical Decolonization to Prevent Surgical Site Infections

By the NEJM Journal Watch Editors

The relative superiority of topical prophylaxis to oral prophylaxis was striking for patients colonized with S. aureus who were undergoing Mohs micrographic surgery, according to a study in Dermatologic Surgery.

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Oral surgeon Max Other, Dentistry

Great info, I always admire the work of oral surgeons and if God allows I want to become one someday. Thanks for the info.

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