Evaluation of antibiotics for home care programs.

  title={Evaluation of antibiotics for home care programs.},
  author={M. D. Walter Reed},
  journal={Drug intelligence & clinical pharmacy},
  volume={19 4},
A number of antimicrobial agents have been used successfully to treat patients with chronic infectious diseases in the home health care environment. This diversity in types of antibiotics used reflects more than ten years' development of active home medical care programs. With continuing experience, it is clear that the number and types of antibiotics available on formulary for routine use in home programs can be condensed. Since a patient should in most cases be treated in the home environment… CONTINUE READING