Toxic Shock Syndrome (cont.)
Authors and Editors
Author: Joseph S Bushra, MD, FAAEM, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Temple University School of Medicine Philadelphia, PA, Attending Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, The Lankenau Hospital Wynnewood, PA.
Editor: Charles P. Davis, MD, PhD
Previous contributing author and editors:
Editors: James Ungar, MD, Medical Director, Chair Department of Emergency Medicine Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Lee P Shulman, MD, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Head, Section of Reproductive Genetics, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.
REFERENCE:Last Editorial Review: 12/9/2011
Venkataraman, Ramesh. "Toxic Shock Syndrome." Medscape.com. July 16, 2010. <http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/169177-overview>.
Joseph S Bushra, MD, FAAEM
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