Infectious Disease Clinics of North America volume 18, issue 3, P581-602 2004 DOI: 10.1016/j.idc.2004.04.005 View full text
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Scott W Sinner, Allan R Tunkel

Abstract: The use of antimicrobial agents in the treatment of acute bacterial meningitis has undergone significant changes in recent years. There is a wealth of in vitro and animal model data that support the use of the specific antimicrobial agents in the treatment of bacterial meningitis, although not all regimens have been evaluated in clinical trials. Recent investigations have focused on expanding the potential antimicrobial formulary to manage patients with bacterial meningitis effectively in this era of increasin…

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