Developments in Antibiotic Treatment of Respiratory Infections: Proceedings of the Round Table Conference on Developments in Antibiotic Treatment of Respiratory Infections in the Hospital and General Practice, held in the Kurhaus, Scheveningen, The Nether

Developments in Antibiotic Treatment of Respiratory Infections: Proceedings of the Round Table Conference on Developments in Antibiotic Treatment of Respiratory Infections in the Hospital and General Practice, held in the Kurhaus, Scheveningen, The Nether

by R. van Furth (Editor)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789400983076
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 10/13/2011
Series: New Perspectives in Clinical Microbiology , #4
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1981
Pages: 260
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction The role of host defence in respiratory infections.- Microbiology.- 2. The current antibiotic sensitivity of Haemophilus influenzae.- Discussion.- 3. Current pattern of antibiotic sensitivity of pneumococci.- Discussion.- 4. Antibiotic sensitivity of Staphylococcus aureus. Past and present.- Discussion.- 5. The colonization resistance of the digestive tract with special emphasis on the oropharynx.- Discussion.- Pharmacokinetics.- 6. General review on pharmacokinetics of antimicrobial drugs in relation to respiratory infections.- Discussion.- 7. Penetration of macrolides into the respiratory tract.- Discussion.- 8. Penetration of various antibiotics into sputum.- Discussion.- 9. Penetration of various antibiotics into the middle ear.- Discussion.- 10. Penetration of various antibiotics into sinus cavities.- Discussion.- Clinical Use of Antimicrobial Agents.- 11. Antibiotic treatment of sinusitis and otitis.- Discussion.- 12. Antibiotic treatment of chronic bronchitis.- Discussion.- 13. Treatment of respiratory infections in children.- Discussion.- 14. Antibiotic treatment of Mycoplasma pneumoniae infections.- Discussion.- 15. Developments in antibiotic treatment of respiratory infections in general practice towards better prescribing.- Discussion.- 16. Antibiotic treatment during influenza virus infections.- Discussion.- 17. Antimicrobial treatment of Legionella pneumonia.- Discussion.- 18. Pulmonary infections in myelosuppressed or immunosuppressed patients.- Discussion.- 19. Prevention of respiratory infections by vaccination.- Discussion.

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