Inpatient Antibiotics, Part 1: Spectrum

Yilin Zhang, MD Brandon Fainstad, MD Expert review pending OBJECTIVES 1. Identify the spectrum of coverage for the most commonly used inpatient antibiotics 2. Recognize antibiotics that specifically cover MRSA (optional objective in the Additional Learning Section)


TEACHING INSTRUCTIONS

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PRINTOUTS Learner Handout


INTERACTIVE BOARDS

Use for Self-Directed Learning and Preparing to Present

Use For Presenting (Less Text and Fewer Pop-ups)


ADDITIONAL LEARNING

Review Microbiology 

Antibiotics that cover MRSA 


REFERENCES
Gilbert, DN, et al. (2017). Sanford guide to antimicrobial therapy 2017. Retrieved from: http://webedition.sanfordguide.com

Metlay, JP, et al. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, Volume 200, Issue 7, 1 October 2019, Pages e45-e67, https://www.atsjournals.org/doi/full/10.1164/rccm.201908-1581ST