Update on antimicrobial agents: new indications of older agents.

@article{Pasquale2005UpdateOA,
  title={Update on antimicrobial agents: new indications of older agents.},
  author={Timothy R. Pasquale and James S. M. Tan},
  journal={Expert opinion on pharmacotherapy},
  year={2005},
  volume={6 10},
  pages={1681-91}
}
The discovery of newly recognised pathogens and the emergence of antimicrobial resistance have led to the development of new antimicrobial agents or to new indications for older agents. The indications have continued to increase because of new discoveries on the older agents' antimicrobial and non-antimicrobial activities. Macrolides and tetracyclines have… CONTINUE READING