Ceftobiprole: a new cephalosporin for the treatment of skin and skin structure infections.

@article{Schirmer2009CeftobiproleAN,
  title={Ceftobiprole: a new cephalosporin for the treatment of skin and skin structure infections.},
  author={Patricia L Schirmer and Stanley C. Deresinski},
  journal={Expert review of anti-infective therapy},
  year={2009},
  volume={7 7},
  pages={777-91}
}
Ceftobiprole is among the first of a new generation of cephalosporins with activity against aerobic Gram-negative bacilli, which extends to cefepime-sensitive Pseudomonas aeruginosa, and activity against Gram-positive organisms, which includes methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Ceftobiprole is currently undergoing evaluation by the US FDA for the… CONTINUE READING