Infectious Diseases Society of America: Linezolid Wins Battle on MRSA Pneumonia, Pitie-Salpetriere Hospital Study

Published: Oct 27, 2010

MedPageToday -- VANCOUVER -- The antibiotic linezolid (Zyvox) outperformed vancomycin (Vancocin) in treating hospital-acquired pneumonia due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), according to a large clinical trial reported here.

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