This tutorial was developed by Mrs Judith Coombes, University of Queensland
Objectives:
  • To understand common causes (organisms) of common infections: respiratory, Urinary tract, Skin, Central nervous system, abdominal post operative
  • To be familiar with common first line drugs, routes, doses and durations for the above infections
  • To understand and be able to apply principles of rational use of antibiotic therapy
  • To appreciate the role of the pharmacist in safe and effective use of antibiotic therapy

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