ALEXANDER SCHIRGER, M.D.; WILLIAM J. MARTIN, M.D.; DONALD R. NICHOLS, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Rosenow and Brown1 described 144 cases of bacteremia due to a variety of organisms encountered at the Mayo Clinic during the three years from 1934 through 1936. Herrell and Brown2 in 1941 compared the results of treatment of bacteremia at the Mayo Clinic before and after the advent of the sulfonamide compounds. The treatment and results in cases of subacute bacterial endocarditis due to penicillin-sensitive streptococci and to enterococci have been described by Geraci and one of us (Martin).3, 4 Experiences in the treatment of 137 patients with bacteremia due to gram-negative bacilli at the clinic in a 15-year period
SCHIRGER A, MARTIN WJ, NICHOLS DR. STREPTOCOCCAL BACTEREMIA WITHOUT ENDOCARDITIS: CLINICAL OBSERVATIONS*. Ann Intern Med. 1956;45:1001–1009. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-45-6-1001
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1956;45(6):1001-1009.
Cardiology, Endocarditis, Infectious Disease, Multi-Organ Failure and Sepsis, Pulmonary/Critical Care.
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