Bugs & drugs antimicrobial pocket reference by Edith Blondel-Hill

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Published by Capital Health in [Edmonton] .

Written in English

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  • Antibiotics -- handbooks.,
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General edition.

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StatementEdith Blondel-Hill and Susan Fryters.
ContributionsFryters, Susan., Alberta. Capital Health.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23851761M

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Handbook covers dosage, side effects, interactions, uses. Davis Drug Guide PDF. Disclaimer: These materials are intended for general information only and are provided on an "as is", "where is" basis. Although reasonable efforts were made to confirm the accuracy of the information, Alberta Health Services does not make any representation or warranty, express, implied or statutory, as to the accuracy, reliability.

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Bugs ‘N Drugs General Principles of Antimicrobial Therapy Hina N. Patel, Pharm.D., BCPS I. Basic Considerations a. Empiric treatment i. Site of infection ii. Likely pathogens iii. Hospital specific antibiogram b.

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It provides health care practitioners with recommendations for the appropriate use of antimicrobials and the optimal treatment and prevention of infectious diseases. Part 1: Editorial committee, content updates, and evidence grading Author and editor names and affiliations are provided, and are reputable.

Entries are not dated. The app does not use an evidence grading system; the Bugs & Drugs website states that “recommendations made in Bugs & Drugs are based on our experience in infectious diseases, microbiology, and pharmacotherapy.” (Source: Bugs Author: Andrea Dupuis.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title. Includes index. Description: vi, pages ; 17 cm: Other Titles: Bugs and drugs. Bugs & Drugs REFERENCES November GENERAL 1. Anon. Drugs for bacterial infections. Treatment Guidelines Med Lett ;8: 2. Blondel-Hill E, Nigrin J. Guide to antimicrobial susceptibility testing & reporting.

Dynacare Kasper Medical Laboratories/BC Children's Hospital. Gattis WA. A selected review of antimicrobial File Size: KB. Get this from a library.

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