Antibiotics in Laboratory Medicine, 6 Ed.

Intersection of Drug Development, Challenges of Antimicrobial Resistance, and Predicting Antimicrobial Efficacy

Chapter 1. The Breakpoint

Chapter 2. Antimicrobial Susceptibility on Solid Media

Chapter 3. Susceptibility Testing of Antimicrobials in Liquid Media

Chapter 4. Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing of Anaerobic Bacteria

Chapter 5. Antimycobacterial Agents: In Vitro Susceptibility Testing and Mechanisms of Action and Resistance

Chapter 6. Antifungal Drugs: Mechanisms of Action, Drug Resistance, Susceptibility Testing, and Assays of Activity in Biologic Fluids

Chapter 7. Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing for Some Atypical Microorganisms

Chapter 8. Applications, Significance of, and Methods for the Measurement of Antimicrobial Concentrations in Human Body Fluids

Chapter 9. Molecular Methods for Detection of Antibacterial Resistance Genes

Chapter 10. Molecular Mechanisms of Action for Antimicrobial Agents

Chapter 11. Antiviral Agents for HIV, Hepatitis, Cytomegalovirus, and Influenza

Chapter 12. Disinfectants and Antiseptics

Chapter 13. Evaluation of Antimicrobials in Experimental Animal Infections

Chapter 14. Extravascular Antimicrobial Distribution and the Respective Blood and Urine Concentrations in Humans

Appendix. Antiinfective Resistance Resource Guide

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