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Veterinary Medicine


Antimicrobial Resistance in Veterinary Medicine 213
Pharmacology

1.0

  • Outline how antibiotics were discovered and what drives the discovery of new antimicrobial drugs.
  • Define and differentiate the following related terms: antibiotic, antimicrobial, anthelmintic, antiparasitic, and antifungal.
  • Describe the different mechanisms of action for antimicrobial drugs, and associate these mechanisms with the common classes of antimicrobial drugs.
  • Explain pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic factors that affect dose and duration of treatment needed to provide effective therapy for bacterial infections.
  • Describe some important considerations in prescribing antimicrobial drugs to successfully treat infections in animals without promoting microbial drug resistance.

Jeff Bender, DVM

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