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Topical Antibiotics for the Treatment of Treatment-Resistant Impetigo: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines

Last updated: October 4, 2018
Project Number: RA0968-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Drug
Report Type: Reference List
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical evidence regarding the use of topical antibiotics for the treatment of treatment-resistant impetigo?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the treatment of treatment resistant impetigo?

Key Message

One systematic review with meta-analyses, one non-randomized study, and one evidence-based guideline were identified regarding the clinical evidence regarding the use of topical antibiotics for the treatment of treatment-resistant impetigo.