The Daschner Guide to In-Hospital Antibiotic Therapy

European Standards

Authors: Frank, Uwe, Tacconelli, Evelina

  • Handy - concise - clear
  • The "always on-hand" pocket guide to the treatment of infectuous diseases
  • The most important antibiotics and antimycotics: Spectrum - dosage - side-effects
  • Numerous tables sorted by substances, pathogens, indications
  • Administration of antibiotics during pregnancy, renal and hepatic insufficiency, dialysis
  • Including statements on the cost of therapy
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About this book

Handy – concise – clear

The “always on-hand” pocket guide to the treatment of infectious diseases.
- The most important antibiotics and antimycotics:
Spectrum – dosage – side-effects
- Numerous tables sorted by substances, pathogens, indications
- Administration of antibiotics during pregnancy, renal and hepatic insufficiency, dialysis
- Including statements on the cost of therapy

Numerous tips and troubleshooting guides on topics such as:
- Potential mistakes
- Therapy failures
- Perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis

Adjusted to European standards:
Up-to-date substances, authorizations, resistances and trade names.

The first guide to antibiotic therapy for Europe!

All in all, an approach that looks towards the future in which antimicrobial resistance will certainly represent an ever-growing obstacle for the medical class, and for which books like this will undoubtedly represent a precious resource.
Giuseppe Cornaglia, MD, PhD
President, European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID)

This book will most certainly be a valuable asset for all those treating patients with infections. While primarily aimed at the hospital setting, most of the very useful information can certainly be used in other healthcare settings, too.
Andreas Voss
Professor of Clinical Microbiology and Infection Control
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre and Canisius-Wilhelmina Hospital
Nijmegen, The Netherlands

About the authors

Uwe Frank, Evelina Tacconelli:
The Daschner Guide to In-Hospital Antibiotic Therapy

Uwe Frank, MD, PhD
Professor of Clinical Microbiology
Department of Environmental Health Sciences at the Freiburg University Medical Center

Evelina Tacconelli, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Infectious Diseases
Institute of Infectious Diseases at the
Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy

Table of contents (23 chapters)

  • Classification of the Antibiotics

    Frank, Uwe (et al.)

    Pages 1-4

  • Antibiotics Marketed in the EU

    Frank, Uwe (et al.)

    Pages 5-36

  • Principles of Antibiotic Therapy

    Frank, Uwe (et al.)

    Pages 37-40

  • The Most Common Errors in Antibiotic Therapy

    Frank, Uwe (et al.)

    Pages 41-41

  • Important Infections and Their Microbiological Diagnosis

    Frank, Uwe (et al.)

    Pages 42-43

Buy this book

eBook $29.99
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  • Included format: PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $39.95
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-642-18401-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • This title is currently reprinting. You can pre-order your copy now.
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  • low-cost access
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Daschner Guide to In-Hospital Antibiotic Therapy
Book Subtitle
European Standards
Authors
Copyright
2012
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-642-18402-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-642-18402-4
Softcover ISBN
978-3-642-18401-7
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
300
Number of Illustrations and Tables
20 illustrations in colour
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