Chemotherapy

Penicillins and Cephalosporins

Authors: Williams, J. D., Geddes, A. M.

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The International Society o~ Chemotherapy meets every two years to review progress in chemotherapy of infections and of malignant disease. Each meeting gets larger to encompass the extepsion of chemotherapy into new areas. In some instances, expansion has been rapid, for example in cephalosporins, pen­ icillins and combination chemotherapy of cancer - in others slow, as in the field of parasitology. New problems of resistance and untoward effects arise; reduction of host toxicity without loss of antitumour activity by new substances occupies wide attention. The improved results with cancer chemotherapy, es­ pecially in leukaemias, are leading to a greater prevalence of severe infection in patients so treated, pharmacokinetics of drugs in normal and diseased subjects is receiving increasing attention along with related problems of bioavailability and interactions between drugs. Meanwhile the attack on some of the major bacterial infections, such as gonorrhoea and tubercu­ losis, which were among the first infections to feel the impact of chemotherapy, still continue to be major world problems and are now under attack with new agents and new methods. From this wide field and the 1,000 papers read at the Congress we have produced Proceedings which reflect the variety and vigour of research in this important field of medicine. It was not possible to include all of the papers presented at the Congress but we have attempted to include most aspects of cur­ rent progress in chemotherapy.

Table of contents (49 chapters)

  • The Beta Lactam Antibiotics — Penicillins and Cephalosporins

    Stewart, G. T.

    Pages 1-5

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  • Clinical Relevance of Ampicillin/Cloxacillin for IV Use

    Regamey, C. (et al.)

    Pages 7-12

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  • Experiences with Amoxicillin in Full-Term and Pre-Term Neonates

    Weingärtner, L. (et al.)

    Pages 13-18

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  • Comparative Activity of Amoxycillin, Ampicillin and Benzylpenicillin Against Streptococci Causing Bacterial Endocarditis

    Basker, M. J. (et al.)

    Pages 19-24

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  • A Multicentre Study of Talampicillin and Ampicillin in General Practice

    Robinson, O. P. W.

    Pages 25-30

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Penicillins and Cephalosporins
Authors
Series Title
Chemotherapy
Series Volume
5
Copyright
1976
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4684-3126-1
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4684-3126-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4684-3128-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 420
Number of Illustrations and Tables
18 b/w illustrations
Topics