JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH, vol.152, no.1, pp.89-95, 2009 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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JOURNAL OF SURGICAL RESEARCH
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Background. We aimed to investigate the therapeutic efficacy of linezolid in an experimental mediastinitis model and to compare it with vancomycin, which is commonly used. The objective of this study was also to evaluate the role of the immune system in mediastinitis.