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How does antibiotic therapy apply to the surgical setting?

1. Introduction
a. history and purpose
b. pathogens associated with surgical site infections
2. Antimicrobial action
3. Antibiotic resistance
4. Antibiotic agents
a. Major groups of Antibiotics
i. Amnioglycosides
ii.Beta-lactams
iii. Penicillins
iv. Cephalosporins
v. Carbapenems
vi. Monobactams
vii. floroquinolones
viii. Macrolides
ix. tetracyclines
x. Miscellaneous Antibiotics (sulfa)
5. Conclusion
a. How does antibiotic therapy apply to the surgical setting?