publication . Article . 2018

Is Topical or Systemic Antimicrobial Therapy More Effective for the Treatment of Feline Acne With Secondary Bacterial Infection?

Wendy Kwok; Kate Charlotte Mellor;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Aug 2018 Journal: Veterinary Evidence (issn: 2396-9776, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: RCVS Knowledge
Abstract
<jats:p>&lt;strong&gt;PICO question&lt;/strong&gt;&lt;br /&gt;&lt;p&gt;In cats with feline acne and secondary bacterial folliculitis or furunculosis, is topical or systemic antimicrobial therapy superior for reducing time to resolution and severity of clinical signs?&lt;/p&gt;&lt;strong&gt;Clinical bottom line&lt;/strong&gt;&lt;br /&gt;&lt;p&gt;There is no sufficient evidence to compare topical versus systemic treatment in feline acne with secondary folliculitis/furunculosis.&lt;/p&gt;&lt;br /&gt; &lt;img src="https://www.veterinaryevidence.org/rcvskmod/icons/oa-icon.jpg" alt="Open Access" /&gt; &lt;img src="https://www.veterinaryevidence.org/rcvskmod/icons/pr-i...
Subjects
free text keywords: feline acne, bacterial furunculosis, bacterial folliculitis, secondary bacterial infection, antimicrobials, Veterinary medicine, SF600-1100, Dermatology, medicine.medical_specialty, medicine, medicine.disease, Literature, business.industry, business, Sociology, Folliculitis, Antimicrobial
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publication . Article . 2018

Is Topical or Systemic Antimicrobial Therapy More Effective for the Treatment of Feline Acne With Secondary Bacterial Infection?

Wendy Kwok; Kate Charlotte Mellor;