Efficacy of autovaccination therapy on post-coronary artery bypass grafting methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus mediastinitis

Caterina Rizzo, Gianluca Brancaccio, Danila De Vito, Giovanni Rizzo

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Abstract

We report a case of mediastinitis successfully treated with autovaccine therapy, once conventional surgical and medical therapies had failed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)228-229
Number of pages2
JournalInteractive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
Volume6
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2007

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Mediastinitis
Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Coronary Artery Bypass
Autovaccines
Therapeutics

Keywords

  • Autovaccination
  • Mediastinitis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Surgery

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Efficacy of autovaccination therapy on post-coronary artery bypass grafting methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus mediastinitis. / Rizzo, Caterina; Brancaccio, Gianluca; De Vito, Danila; Rizzo, Giovanni.

In: Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Vol. 6, No. 2, 04.2007, p. 228-229.

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