CDC Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Anthrax 2023
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2023). CDC Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Anthrax, 2023. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR). 72(6):1-47.
This report provides an update to CDC guidance for prevention and treatment of exposure to anthrax, based on systematic reviews of the literature. This report improves on past CDC recommendations by providing alternative antimicrobial drug recommendations when first line treatments are contraindicated. It also provides information on diagnosis and treatment of anthrax meningitis.