Category: Infectious Disease
Keywords: necrotizing fasciitis (PubMed Search)
Necrotizing Fasciitis Pearl
A few things to remember about treating necrotizing soft tissue infections:
So, when shot-gunning the antibiotics in a patient with a really bad soft tissue infection (not the run of the mill cellulitis) consider adding Clindamycin to the regimen.
Infectious Disease Society of America, 2006