What's New


Updated September 2020:

  1. Vancomycin dosing and monitoring guidelines.
  2. Empiric therapy of SSTI in adult patients, particularly B-lactam allergy regimens to decrease use of clindamycin and fluoroquinolones wherever possible.
  3. Empiric therapy of CAP/NHAP/influenza in adult patients.
  4. Culture-directed therapy of Pneumonia in adult patients.

Updated April 2020:

  1. COVID-19 - antimicrobial management.
  2. Addition of isavuconazole.

Updated March 2020:

  1. COVID-19 - antimicrobial management.
  2. Complete update of Empiric Therapy of Specific Organisms
  3. Antimicrobial Dosing Guide in Adults – updated dosing recommendations in obesity for:
    • Daptomycin
    • Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole
    • Voriconazole
  4. Deleted Antimicrobials in Pregnancy and Antimicrobials in Lactation – please refer to other references, such as Micromedex, Lexicomp, Mother to Baby (www.mothertobaby.org)