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Notes on antimicrobial therapy

Jane Symonds

Notes on antimicrobial therapy

by Jane Symonds

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Published by Churchill Livingstone in Edinburgh, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anti-infective agents.,
  • Communicable diseases -- Chemotherapy.,
  • Antibiotics -- Therapeutic use.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJane Symonds ; foreword by D.S. Reeves.
    SeriesChurchill Livingstone medical text
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRM262 .S95 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination105 p. ;
    Number of Pages105
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3163306M
    ISBN 100443029539
    LC Control Number83005159
    OCLC/WorldCa9371196

    Note: This is a brief description of some important concepts in the use of susceptibility data to guide therapy. This information is in no way intended to supersede clinical judgment, information provided in package inserts or textbooks, nor to replace a thorough review of the many fine books and information sources on antimicrobial use. As a coordinated effort of all providers, improved antimicrobial stewardship can lead to better patient and public health outcomes. Notes. Acknowledgments. The authors would like to acknowledge with gratitude Ellie J. C. Goldstein, MD, and David Witt, MD, for their valuable guidance and advice provided during the preparation of this paper.

    With institutional IT support, InfoView reports can be created listing each patient who is receiving antimicrobial therapy, and the number of days of therapy received (Figure 3A). Unfortunately, this information does not help to identify which patients require intervention (ie, does not evaluate the appropriateness of prescribed antimicrobials). Antimicrobial packaging is a fast emerging area in food packaging. Antimicrobial agents can be incorporated into polymeric food packaging materials to enhance the shelf-life of packaged foods, by preserving the foods against microbial spoilage and hazardous food-borne microorganisms. This chapter reviews different classes of antimicrobials.

    CONSEQUENCES OF ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE Infections caused by antimicrobial-resistant microbes often fail to respond to standard drug therapy. This leads to prolonged illness and longer periods of infectivity. When infections are resistant to ‘front-line’ antimicrobials, second- or third-line drugs are administered, which.   J Desmond Baggot (MVM, PhD, DSc, FRCVS, DipECVPT) is currently Visiting Professor of Veterinary Pharmacology at the School of Veterinary Medicine, St George's University, Grenada, West Indies. He was a contributing author and co-author of Antimicrobial Therapy in Veterinary Medicine, 3rd Edition () and Development and Formulation of Veterinary Dosage Forms, 2nd Edition () .


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