Wood vs trees

BT_PO 1.3 Describe the adverse effects of antimicrobial agents

BT_PO 1.130 Outline the pharmacology of antimicrobial drugs and their interactions with other drugs used during the perioperative period.

BT_PO 1.131 Explain the principles of antibiotic prophylaxis

Antibiotic Coverage

The mechanism of action of antimicrobials is examinable, but don’t overlook the more important points such as activity, dosing regimen and side effects.