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Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists

Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists
Founded in 1990, the Society of Infectious Diseases Pharmacists (SIDP) is an association of pharmacists and allied healthcare professionals dedicated to promoting the appropriate use of antimicrobial agents.

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Future of Fluoroquinolones: Risks, Benefits of Antibiotic Workhorse
Warnings and concerns regarding fluoroquinolones are on the rise, but the antibiotics still play a role, albeit more limited, in the treatment of various infectious diseases.
Are Two Antibiotics Better Than One?
A commentary on β-lactam combination therapy for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia.
Treating Outpatient Cystitis in the Era of Antimicrobial Resistance
What can clinicians do now that increasing resistance has limited oral treatment options for outpatient cystitis?
Polyspecific Intravenous Immunoglobulin Plus Clindamycin for Streptococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome
Are there advantageous effects to use of adjunctive IVIG in the treatment of STSS with clindamycin?
Globalization of Antibiotic Stewardship Programs: The World Is Waiting
The globalization of antibiotic stewardship programs is necessary in the fight against antibiotic resis­tance.
Hospital-Acquired and Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia: Highlights and Pitfalls of the 2016 IDSA / ATS Guidelines
Hospital-acquired and ventilator-associated pneumonia account for 22% of all hospital-acquired infections.
Guideline Updates for the Treatment of Adolescents and Adults With HIV
Revised DHHS and IAS–USA guidelines provide new insight for physicians managing patients with HIV.  
Plazomicin: A Novel Aminoglycoside
The drug presents a new option for patients at high risk of infections caused by organisms, such as carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae.
Big advances in treatment can't make up for an inability to stop new infections, which number 5,000 per day worldwide.