Daptomycin

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Abstract Number: 863

A RARE COMPLICATION OF DAPTOMYCIN TREATMENT FOR DISSEMINATED MSSA INFECTION

Case Presentation: We present the case of a 70-year-old man who developed MSSA bacteremia after removal of a spinal stimulator. The bacteremia cleared with cefazolin treatment, but he developed an MSSA psoas abscess. He underwent [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:38:10+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A RARE COMPLICATION OF DAPTOMYCIN TREATMENT FOR DISSEMINATED MSSA INFECTION

Abstract Number: 736

DOUBLE WHAMMY: A RARE CASE OF ANTIBIOTIC-INDUCED NEUTROPENIA AND STEVEN JOHNSON SYNDROME

Case Presentation: A 70-year-old male with past medical history of hypertension and atrial fibrillation, recently admitted for right calcaneal osteomyelitis complicated by vancomycin-resistant MRSA bacteremia, was discharged to a rehabilitation facility to complete a course [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:34:29+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on DOUBLE WHAMMY: A RARE CASE OF ANTIBIOTIC-INDUCED NEUTROPENIA AND STEVEN JOHNSON SYNDROME

HM2018 Abstract Number: 879

NOT ALL PNEUMONIA IS INFECTIOUS!

Case Presentation: An 89 year-old male developed coagulase negative Staphylococcus bacteremia and infective endocarditis of mitral valve after urinary procedure for which he was started on Daptomycin for 6 weeks. At week 4, he developed [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:14:22+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on NOT ALL PNEUMONIA IS INFECTIOUS!