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Antibiotic Essentials 2020
Cheston B Cunha, Burke A Cunha
Published: December 2020
Edition: 17/e

The new edition of this highly successful annual pocket guide presents clinicians with the most recent information in the field of antimicrobial therapy and infectious diseases.

Written by recognised experts in infectious disease, this edition discusses serum and urinary spectrum summaries of antibiotics and clinically relevant pharmacokinetics.

The seventeenth edition has been fully updated to provide clinicians with the latest advances in their field.

Unique features of the book include clinical synopses of common and uncommon infections worldwide, differential diagnosis of infectious diseases and non-infectious mimics, antibiotic IV-to-PO switch therapy options for infectious diseases; and HIV, HCV, Peds ID, antibiotic prophylaxis and immunisations, chest film differential diagnosis atlas, and gram stain atlas.

Key Points

  • Seventeenth edition presenting most recent information in field of antimicrobial therapy and infectious disease
  • Highly successful annual pocket guide
  • Includes many new topics and updates on new drugs
  • Authored by leading experts in the field
  • Includes free access to the app

Author information

Cheston B Cunha MD FACP
Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program, Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital, Infectious Disease Division; Assistant Professor of Medicine, Brown University Alpert School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island, New England, USA

Burke A Cunha MD MACP
Chief, Infectious Disease Division, Winthrop University Hospital, Mineola, New York; Professor of Medicine, State University of New York, School of Medicine, Stony Brook, New York, USA

Product details
ISBN: 9789389776317
Size: 165x121
Pages: 850
Number of illustrations: 0
Number of images: 0
Cover type: Paperback
Subject area: Pharmacology, Medicine
Readership: Infectious Disease Clinicians and Trainees, Clinical Pharmacists, Medical Students
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