When applied intranasally for 5 days, mupirocin calcium ointment is safe and effective in eliminating S. aureus nasal carriage in healthy persons for up to 3 months and appears to have a corresponding effect on hand carriage at 72 hours after therapy.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Annals of Internal Medicine|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1991|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Internal Medicine