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Multisystem part 1
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Diagnosis and Clinical Features
IM DAMN SHARP acronym
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) Mechanism, Treatment and Complications
Mechanism and Characteristics
Systemic Autoimmune Disease
9:1 female to male ratio
Secondary Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome
LM Thickening of Capillary and Glomerular Basement Membrane (GBM)
EM Spike and Dome Appearance with Subepithelial Deposits
Serious Gram-Negative Bacteria Resistant to Other Beta-Lactams
4th Generation Cephalosporin
Increased Activity Against Gram-Positive Infections and Pseudomonas
5th Generation Cephalosporin
Broad Spectrum Gram-Positive and Gram-Negative
Has Pseudomonas Coverage
No Pseudomonas Coverage
Resistant to Beta-Lactamases
Must Administer with Cilastatin
Cilastatin is Inhibitor of Renal Dehydropeptidase I
Stable to Dehydropeptidase I
Reduced Risk of Seizures (Non-Seizure Causing)
Resistant to beta lactamases
Binds to penicillin binding protein (PBP)
Inhibit cell wall synthesis
No Activity on Gram-Positives or Anaerobes
Non allergenic to penicillin
Synergistic with aminoglycosides
Mechanism of Action
Inhibits Bacterial Cell Wall Synthesis
Serious Gram-Positive Infections
Red Man Syndrome
Culture Samples First
Infuse IV Over 60 Minutes
Take Around the Clock
Bacteriostatic and Bactericidal
Inhibits Cell Wall Mucopeptide
Binds to D-ala D-ala
Resistance with Change to D-ala D-lac
Orally for Clostridium difficile
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