Doxycycline plus streptomycin versus ciprofloxacin plus rifampicin in spinal brucellosis [ISRCTN31053647]


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ALP E., KOC R. K. , DURAK A., YILDIZ O. , AYGEN B. , SUMERKAN B., ...More

BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES, vol.6, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/1471-2334-6-72
  • Title of Journal : BMC INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Abstract

Background: The optimal treatment regimen and duration of the therapy is still controversial in spinal brucellosis. The aim of this study is to compare the efficacy, adverse drug reactions, complications and cost of ciprofloxacin plus rifampicin versus doxycycline plus streptomycin in the treatment of spinal brucellosis.