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Wound Infection (Wound Infections) Summary

Description: Invasion of the site of trauma by pathogenic microorganisms.

Also Known As: Wound Infections; Infection, Wound; Infections, Wound

Networked: 5087 relevant articles (325 outcomes, 440 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Wound Infection

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 72 outcomes 43 studies in 618 results : IBA
  2. Metronidazole (Metric) : 16 outcomes 14 studies in 110 results : FDA 70 Generic
  3. Cefoxitin (Cefoxitin Sodium) : 10 outcomes 7 studies in 34 results : FDA 15 Generic
  4. Cefazolin (Ancef) : 8 outcomes 13 studies in 78 results : FDA 35 Generic
  5. Povidone-Iodine (Betadine) : 8 outcomes 10 studies in 46 results : FDA 42 Generic
  6. Gentamicins (Gentamicin) : 7 outcomes 25 studies in 89 results : FDA 63 Generic
  7. Clindamycin (Cleocin) : 7 outcomes 7 studies in 31 results : FDA 19 Generic
  8. Mupirocin (Bactroban) : 7 outcomes 6 studies in 20 results : FDA 8 Generic
  9. Cefuroxime (Zinacef) : 6 outcomes 4 studies in 44 results : FDA 6 Generic
  10. Teicoplanin : 5 outcomes 4 studies in 14 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Wound Infection

  1. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
  2. Burns
  3. Infection
  4. Hernia (Hernias)
  5. Abscess
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Key Therapies for Wound Infection

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  1. Antibiotic Prophylaxis : 21 outcomes 33 studies in 192 results
  2. Debridement : 12 outcomes 5 studies in 196 results
  3. Transplants (Transplant) : 9 outcomes 10 studies in 361 results
  4. Sutures (Suture) : 7 outcomes 24 studies in 201 results
  5. Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy : 7 outcomes 8 studies in 80 results
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