Penetration of antibiotics into respiratory secretions.


Successful treatment of intrabronchial infection depends upon adequate transport of antibiotics across the blood-bronchus barrier. This paper discusses the various influences on antibiotic concentrations in the lung and describes a canine model for detailed pharmacologic studies of antibiotics in bronchial secretion. A number of factors influence antibiotic… (More)


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@article{Pennington1981PenetrationOA, title={Penetration of antibiotics into respiratory secretions.}, author={Jack E. Pennington}, journal={Reviews of infectious diseases}, year={1981}, volume={3 1}, pages={67-73} }