Antibiotics Mechanisms of Action Quiz
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Antibiotics Mechanisms of Action Quiz

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What is a mechanism associated with microbial resistance to antibiotics?

Production of antibiotic inactivating enzymes

What is a key strategy to combat microbial resistance?

Avoidance of misuse of antibiotics

What is the main factor to consider when selecting an antimicrobial agent?

Efficacy/Spectrum

What characteristic should the ideal antimicrobial agent have?

<p>Good penetration into all sites</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the main reason for not using antibacterial agents to treat viral diseases?

<p>They do not work</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the main concern related to the use of antibiotics for non-bacterial conditions?

<p>They may harm society (promote resistance)</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the main reason for not finishing the treatment duration of antibiotics?

<p>Increased resistance</p> Signup and view all the answers

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