Lipsitz, R., Garges, S., Aurigemma, R., et al. (2010). Workshop on Treatment of and Postexposure Prophylaxis for Burkholderia pseudomallei and B. mallei Infection, 2010. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 18(12).
Workshop attendees were asked to develop consensus recommendations for post exposure treatment against melioidosis and glanders (caused by Burkholderia pseudomallei and B. mallei infections). Recommended prophylaxes includes trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole or co-amoxiclav. The authors also emphasized the need for standardized animal models and further research and training.