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Cold Sores: What You Need to Know Resources and References
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Resources

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References

  1. J.S. Conklin. Cold Sores (herpes labialis). In: Patient self-care, 2nd edition. Ottawa: Canadian Pharmacists Association; 2010:889-895.
  2. Canadian Family Physician. Treatment and prevention herpes labialis. 2008; 54:1683-7.
  3. medSask. Cold Sore – Guidelines for prescribing oral antivirals. 2014. Available from http://medsask.usask.ca/professional/guidelines/cold-sore.php
  4. C.S. Miller, R.J. Danaher. Asymptomatic shedding of herpes simplex virus (HSV) in the oral cavity. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod, 105 (2008), pp. 43–50.
  5. M. Fatahzadeh, R.A. Schwartz Human herpes simplex virus infections: epidemiology, pathogenesis, symtpomatology, diagnosis and management J Am Acad Dermatol, 57 (2007), pp. 737–763.
  6. S.B. Woo, S.J. Challacombe Management of recurrent oral herpes simplex infections Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod, 103 (Suppl) (2007), pp. S12.e1–S12.e18.
  7. Cernik C, Gallina K, Brodell RT. The treatment of herpes simplex infections: an evidence-based review. Arch Intern Med. 2008;168(11):1137.
  8. Lexicomp e-resource. Acyclovir (topical) drug monograph. Accessed March 11, 2015 http://online.lexi.com.myaccess.library.utoronto.ca/lco/action/doc/retrieve/docid/patch_f/1768319
  9. Lexicomp e-resource. Acyclovir (systemic) drug monograph. Accessed March 11, 2015 http://online.lexi.com.myaccess.library.utoronto.ca/lco/action/doc/retrieve/docid/patch_f/1763800
  10. Lexicomp e-resource. Acyclovir and hydrocortisone drug monograph. Accessed March 11, 2015 http://online.lexi.com.myaccess.library.utoronto.ca/lco/action/doc/retrieve/docid/patch_f/3356639
  11. Lexicomp e-resource. Valacyclovir drug monograph. Accessed March 11, 2015 http://online.lexi.com.myaccess.library.utoronto.ca/lco/action/doc/retrieve/docid/patch_f/7849
  12. Lexicomp e-resource. Famciclovir drug monograph. Accessed March 11, 2015 http://online.lexi.com.myaccess.library.utoronto.ca/lco/action/doc/retrieve/docid/patch_f/6893