The Daschner Guide to In-Hospital Antibiotic Therapy

  • Uwe Frank
  • Evelina Tacconelli

About this book


Handy – concise – clear

The "always on-hand" pocket guide to the treatment of infectious diseases.
- The most important antibiotics and antimycotics:
Spectrum – dosage – side-effects
- Numerous tables sorted by substances, pathogens, indications
- Administration of antibiotics during pregnancy, renal and hepatic insufficiency, dialysis
- Including statements on the cost of therapy

Numerous tips and troubleshooting guides:
- Potential mistakes
- Therapy failures
- Perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis

Adjusted to European standards:
Up-to-date substances, authorizations, resistances and trade names.
The first guide to antibiotic therapy for Europe!

This book will most certainly be a valuable asset for all those treating patients with infections. While primarily aimed at the hospital setting, most of the very useful information can certainly be used in other healthcare settings, too.
Andreas Voss
Professor of Clinical Microbiology and Infection Control
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre and Canisius-Wilhelmina Hospital
Nijmegen, The Netherlands


Dosage Indications Side effects Therapy antibiotics antimycotics bacteria bacterial infection bacterial infections infection infections

Authors and affiliations

  • Uwe Frank
    • 1
  • Evelina Tacconelli
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Environmenal Health SciencesFreiburg University Medical CenterFreiburgGermany
  2. 2.Institute of Infectious DiseasesUniversità Cattolica del Sacro CuoreRomeItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-48347-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-48348-9
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Public Health
Internal Medicine & Dermatology