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Infectious Diseases

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amydu's version from 2015-07-19 20:21

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ceftarolin5th gen; MRSA coverage (only cephalosporin)
anti-pseudomonas x5 classes(pip/ticarcillin) (aztroenam) (ciprofloxacin/levofloxacin) (ceftazidime/cefepime) (meropenem)
cefotetan/cefxitin2nd gen; PID
TMP-SMZ use nocardiosis; community-acquired skin MRSA/UTI; PCP ppx/tx; Spirothrix tx; toxoplasmosis ppx;
ceftriaxone SEcholestasis --> kernicterus risk in neonates
macrolide SEcholestasis; prolonged QT; P450 inhibitor
imiquimod usecondyloma acuminata (pro-cytokine release)
IE indication for valve replacementprosthetic valve; valve damage; severe CHF; conduction problem; mycotic aneurysm resection; uncontrolled infxn; ineffective meds (fungal); recurrent embolism
erysipelas causeGAS (rarely Staph aureus/strep pneumoniae/enterococci); well demarcated
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