Table of Contents

Antimicrobial Stewardship

Chapter 1 Prescribing Antimicrobial General Principles

Chapter 2 Notes On Selected Antibiotics

Chapter 3 Antimicrobial Use In Pregnant and Breastfeeding Patients

Chapter 4 Pre-Exposure and Post-Exposure Prophlaxis

Chapter 5 Antibiotic Prophylaxis For Surgical Procedures

Chapter 6 Antibiotic Prophylaxis For Non Surgical Procedures

Chapter 7 Central Nervous System Infections

Chapter 8 Eye Infections

Chapter 9 Ear Nose and Throat Infections

Chapter 10 Lower Respiratory Tract Infections

Chapter 11 Infective Endocarditis

Chapter 12 Gastrointestinal Tract Infections

Chapter 13 Laboratory Diagnosis of Urinary Tract

Chapter 14 Treatment of Urinary Tract Infections

Chapter 15 Genital Tract Infections

Chapter 16 Bone and Joint Infections

Chapter 17 Skin and Soft Tissue Infections

Chapter 18 Systemic Bacterial Syndromes

Chapter 19 Sepsis and Septic Shock

Chapter 20 Antifungal Therapy

Chapter 21 Treatment of Common Fungal Infections

Chapter 22 Common Worm Infestations in SA

Chapter 23 Malaria Diagnosis Prevention and Treatment

Chapter 24 Laboratory Diagnosis of Mycobacterial Infections

Chapter 25 Treatment of Mycobacterial Infections

Chapter 26 Diagnosis and Treatment of Common Viral Infections

Chapter 27 Management of HIV Infection in Adults

Chapter 28 Management of HIV Infection in Children

Chapter 29 An Approach to Pyrexia of Unknown Origin

Chapter 30 An Approach to Antibiotic Allergies

Chapter 31 Primary Immune Deficiencies

Chapter 32 Vaccination Against Infectious Diseases

Chapter 33 Snake Spider and Scorpion Bites

Index