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Treatment responses to azithromycin and ciprofloxacin in uncomplicated Salmonella Typhi infection: a comparison of clinical and microbiological data from a controlled human infection model

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Background

The treatment of enteric fever is complicated by the emergence of antimicrobial resistant Salmonella Typhi. Azithromycin is commonly used for first-line treatment of uncomplicated enteric fever, but the response to treatment may be sub-optimal in some patient groups when compared with fluoroquinolones.

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We performed an analysis of responses to treatment with azithromycin (500mg once-daily, 14 days) or ciprofloxacin (500mg twic... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1371/journal.pntd.0007955

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0000-0002-7614-8787
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0000-0003-1781-0053
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0000-0002-7160-6275
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Paediatrics
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0000-0003-1107-0365
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Publisher:
Public Library of Science Publisher's website
Journal:
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases Journal website
Volume:
13
Issue:
12
Article number:
e0007955
Publication date:
2019-12-26
Acceptance date:
2019-11-26
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EISSN:
1935-2735
ISSN:
1935-2727
Pmid:
31877141
Source identifiers:
1080365
Language:
English
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pubs:1080365
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uuid:3aa8158d-91ae-4322-8bcf-f64ce47a9b22
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pubs:1080365
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2020-01-01

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