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Kucers' the Use of Antibiotics

Kucers' the Use of Antibiotics is the leading resource in this rapidly developing field. It outlines the clinical use of all antimicrobials – antibiotics, antifungals, antiparasitic and antiviral agents, and covers all antimicrobial therapy.

When you refer to Kucers' you’ll benefit from the practical experience of a team of internationally renowned and respected editors, with contributors from Europe, Africa, Asia, Australia, South America, the US and Canada.

How Kucers' the Use of Antibiotics will help you

  • Allows you to accurately search for, and retrieve, all the information you need when treating infections requiring antimicrobial therapy
  • Describes the data in a way that is practical and helpful to health professionals, so you know exactly how to treat your patients
  • Extensive OpenURL enabled references make it easy to navigate to your institution’s available journal articles


The content is revised as new information becomes available.

Who should use this resource?

  • All physicians dealing with infections
  • Pharmacologists
  • Infectious disease consultants
  • Academics and students training to enter the healthcare professions

Key coverage includes:

This resource is highly structured, and divided into four key sections:

  • Antibiotics
  • Anti-fungal drugs
  • Anti-parasitic drugs
  • Anti-viral drugs

Within these sections, the content is structured to cover:

  • Susceptibility
  • Resistance
  • Mechanism of drug action
  • Mode of administration
  • Dosage information for adults, newborn infants and children, and altered doses
  • Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, drug distribution and excretion, drug interactions
  • Toxicity
  • Clinical usage of the drug

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