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Antimicrobial chemotherapy

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anti-infective agents,
  • Communicable diseases -- Chemotherapy,
  • Anti-Infective Agents -- therapeutic use

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by David Greenwood.
    ContributionsGreenwood, David, 1935-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRM267 .A55 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 372 p. :
    Number of Pages372
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2190887M
    ISBN 100192618172, 0192618946
    LC Control Number89009348

    Antimicrobial agents are essential for the treatment of life-threatening infections and for managing the burden of minor infections in the community. In addition, they play a key role in organ and bone marrow transplantation, cancer chemotherapy, artificial joint and heart valve surgery. Unlike other classes of medicines, they are vulnerable to resistance from mutations in target Author: Roger Finch. Get this from a library! Antimicrobial chemotherapy.. [R G Finch;] ISBN: OCLC Number:

    Antimicrobial drugs. This note covers the following topics: Penicillin, Antimicrobial effect, Antimicrobial drugs, Selective Toxicity, Chemotherapeutic index, The Ideal Drug, Side effects of chemotherapy, Antibiotic Mechanisms of Action, Beta-lactam antibiotics, Beta-lactamase inhibitors, Glycopeptides, Mechanism of vancomycin resistance, Antibiotics Inhibiting Protein . Get this from a library! Antimicrobial chemotherapy. [David Greenwood;] -- This text describes the basic properties of antibiotics and other antimicrobial agents and discusses the principles underlying the rational use of antimicrobial agents in the management of infection.

    Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, Over a hundred authors contributed to the book, their expertise covering a range of disciplines, including not only microbiology and infectious disease but pharmacology, dermatology and emergency medicine. The final part of the book analyses the development and marketing of antimicrobial drugs. This seventh edition of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy continues to be a valuable resource for undergraduates and graduates requiring a thorough grounding in the scientific basis and clinical application of these drugs.


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Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. About the Author. David Greenwood is Emeritus Professor of Antimicrobial Science at the University of Nottingham Medical School, having been Professor for 16 years.

He has written, edited and contributed to many books in the field of Antimicrobial Science. Peter Davey is current President of the British Reviews: 4. The earliest evidence of successful chemotherapy is from ancient Peru, where the Indians used bark from the cinchona tree to treat Antimicrobial chemotherapy book.

Other substances were used in ancient China, and we now know that many of the poultices used by primitive peoples contained antibacterial and antifungal substances. Modern chemotherapy has been dated to the work of Paul Ehrlich in.

Antimicrobial chemotherapy is the clinical application of antimicrobial agents to treat infectious disease. There are five types of antimicrobial chemotherapy: Antibacterial chemotherapy, the use of antibacterial drugs to treat bacterial infections; Antifungal chemotherapy, the use of antifungal drugs to treat fungal infections; Anthelminthic chemotherapy, the use of antihelminthic drugs to.

The final chapter in this illuminating book closes with a description of the major issues surrounding the development and marketing of antimicrobial agents, taking into account scientific, ethical and legal issues—this summary will likely interest and inform those involved in discussions with pharmaceutical by: 2.

Well-respected and widely regarded as the most comprehensive text in the field, Antibiotic and Chemotherapy, 9th Edition by Drs. Finch, Greenwood, Whitley, and Norrby, provides globally relevant coverage of all types of antimicrobial agents used in human medicine, including all antiviral, antiprotozoan and anthelminthic agents.

Discover a selection of high impact research from the past two years, curated by the Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy Editor-in-Chief, Dr Peter Donnelly. The British Society for Antimicrobial Chemotherapy is an inter-professional organisation with over 40 years of experience and achievement in antibiotic education, research and leadership.

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Antimicrobial Stewardship: From Principles to Practice. This ELECTRONIC publication provides a truly GLOBAL and highly PRACTICAL primer on the wise use of ANTIBIOTICS Opposite you will find links to the versions of the E-Book.

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Antimicrobial agents are essential for the treatment of life-threatening infections and for managing the burden of minor infections in the community. In addition, they play a key role in organ and bone marrow transplantation, cancer chemotherapy, artificial Pages: Dosage and Route of Administration.

The amount of medication given during a certain time interval is the dosage, and it must be determined carefully to ensure that optimum therapeutic drug levels are achieved at the site of infection without causing significant toxicity (side effects) to the drug class is associated with a variety of potential side effects, and some of.

These concerns underlie the approach taken in the new edition of this successful book. The text provides a comprehensive and up-to-date account of the principles of antimicrobial chemotherapy as an aid to informed, rational prescribing.

The fully revised and updated seventh edition of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy is an essential guide to the principles of antimicrobial chemotherapy, the problem of resistance and its control through policies, antimicrobial stewardship and surveillance.

The book provides an aid to informed, rational prescribing for common bacterial, fungal. This book is intended to introduce students and young doctors to the principles of antimicrobial chemotherapy, and to foster good prescribing habits, which are essential if antibiotics are to retain their value for the future.

Topics covered include the general properties of antimicrobial. Antimicrobial Nanoarchitectonics: From Synthesis to Applications brings together recent research in antimicrobial nanoparticles, specifically in the sustained and controlled delivery of antimicrobials.

Particular attention is given to i) reducing the side effects of antibiotics, ii) increasing the pharmacological effect, and iii) improving.

Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the American Society for covers antimicrobial, antiviral, antifungal, and antiparasitic agents and editor-in-chief is Louis B. Rice (Brown University). It was established in by Gladys Lounsbury Hobby.

Abstracting and indexing. The journal is Discipline: Microbiology. Several factors are important in choosing the most appropriate antimicrobial drug therapy, including bacteriostatic versus bactericidal mechanisms, spectrum of activity, dosage and route of administration, the potential for side effects, and the potential interactions between drugs.

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