Ozone therapy as an adjunct to vancomycin enhances bacterial elimination in methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus mediastinitis


GÜLMEN Ş., Kurtoglu T., METEOĞLU İ., Kaya S., Okutan H.

JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH, vol.185, no.1, pp.64-69, 2013 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 185 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jss.2013.05.085
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.64-69

Abstract

Background: We aimed to investigate the influence of intraperitoneal ozone therapy on bacterial elimination and mediastinal inflammation in experimental Staphylococcus aureus mediastinitis.