84408 - Antimicrobial Pharmacology

Academic Year 2023/2024

  • Docente: Federico Pea
  • Credits: 1
  • SSD: BIO/14
  • Language: English
  • Teaching Mode: Traditional lectures
  • Campus: Bologna
  • Corso: Single cycle degree programme (LMCU) in Medicine and Surgery (cod. 9210)

Learning outcomes

Describe the classification, mechanism of action, indications, and side effects of drugs for the treatment of infectious diseases.

Course contents

1. Pharmacology of antibiotics

2. Pharmacology of antfungals

3. Pharmacology of antivirals

4.Drug-drug interactions of antimicrobials


Goodman and Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, 13th Edition

Teaching methods

Frontal lessons

Assessment methods

Oral examination

Office hours

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