• How Does That Antibiotic Work?

    January 18, 2012 | POSTED BY | Clinical Pearls

    Here is a list antibiotic's sorted by which part of the bacteria is effected when the drug is administered. A basic understanding of each drug is necessary to understand the list, but hopefully this will be a fresh review! Cell Wall -...

  • Know your Pharmacology

    October 7, 2011 | POSTED BY | Clinical Pearls

    Know your pharmacology including similarities between different classes of drugs. You will want to avoid using cephalosporins such as Keflex in a patient with reported allergies to penicillins. There is a well known cross allergenicity...

  • BASICS OF DOXYCYCLINE

    June 20, 2011 | POSTED BY | Clinical Pearls

    Doxycycline is being prescribed for many conditions such as roasacea, dry eye syndrome, posterior blepharitis and many other ailments. While it can be very effective, various side effects and contraindications should be considered....