Clinical Use of Anti-infective Agents

A Guide on How to Prescribe Drugs Used to Treat Infections

Authors: Finberg, Robert W., Guharoy, Roy

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  • Designed as a teaching vehicle for pharmacy, nursing, physician assistant, medical students and clinical practitioners
  • Provides a quick-reference guide for pharmacists, nurse practitioners, and clinical microbiologists
  • Features illustrative case studies, commentary, and study questions
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This second edition of Clinical Use of Anti-Infective Agents provides a comprehensive overview of current approaches to using drugs to treat infections, including historical perspectives, definitions, and discussion of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics and their uses. It includes a detailed explanation of different classes of drugs, outlining their spectrum, pharmacokinetics, side effects, and dosing in clinical settings. This book has been designed as a reference tool for pharmacists, clinicians, nurse practitioners, and clinical microbiologists, as well as a teaching vehicle for students studying infection and patient treatment.

Each section includes references allowing for in-depth study of specific agents, Q&As, and illustrative case studies accompanied by commentary on how to approach patients and organisms, optimal methods of making a diagnosis, and prescribing treatment.

About the authors

Robert W. FinbergRichard Haidack Professor and ChairDepartment of MedicineUniversity of MassachusettsMedical SchoolWorcester, MA, USA
Robert.Finberg@umassmed.edu
Roy GuharoySystem Vice PresidentBaptist Health System, Montgomery, ALUMass Memorial Health Care Clinical Professor of Medicine University of Massachusetts Medical School Worcester, MA, USA Roy.Guharoy@umassmemorial.org

Table of contents (25 chapters)

Table of contents (25 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Clinical Use of Anti-infective Agents
Book Subtitle
A Guide on How to Prescribe Drugs Used to Treat Infections
Authors
Copyright
2021
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-67459-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-67459-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-67458-8
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XIV, 300
Number of Illustrations
80 b/w illustrations, 2 illustrations in colour
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