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Revision Questions: Anti-infectives (Preview)

Sample Questions

  1. Antibacterials should not be used in viral infections. True/False
  2. Ideally, anti-infectives should only be used if infections do not resolve unaided. True/False
  3. Which is more likely to cause adverse effects: broad spectrum or narrow spectrum antibiotics?
  4. What are the main adverse effects of aminoglycosides?
  5. Aminoglycoside toxicity can be minimised by using it in short periods of how many days?

Sample Answers

  1. True
  2. True
  3. Broad spectrum antibiotics
  4. The main adverse effects are nephrotoxicity and ototoxicity.
  5. Seven to ten days.

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