TABLE 6.

Prevalence and cure rates of PVL-producing MRSA, by study group

Study group and outcomeNo. of isolates
MRSAPVL positive/testedCures/PVL positive
Cephalexin (n = 82)
    Cure4038/4138/38
    Failure22/20/2
Placebo (n = 84)
    Cure3937/3937/37
    Failure43/40/3