Causative pathogens and antibiotic resistance in diabetic foot infections: A prospective multi-center study

Hatipoglu M., Mutluoglu M., Turhan V., Uzun G., Lipsky B. A., Sevim E., ...More

JOURNAL OF DIABETES AND ITS COMPLICATIONS, vol.30, no.5, pp.910-916, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Aim: Clinical practice guidelines for the management of diabetic foot infections developed by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) are commonly used worldwide. The issue of whether or not these guidelines need to be adjusted for local circumstances, however, has seldom been assessed in large prospective trials.