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Advances in Pharmacological Sciences
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 194389, 5 pages
Evaluation of Extended Interval Dosing Aminoglycosides in the Morbidly Obese Population
1Department of Pharmacy, Jewish Hospital, 200 Abraham Flexner Way, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
2Department of Pharmacy, Johnson City Medical Center, 400 North State of Franklin Road, Johnson City, TN 37604, USA
3Department of Statistics, West Virginia University, P.O. Box 9190, Morgantown, WV 26506, USA
4Department of Pharmacy, West Virginia University Healthcare, 1 Medical Center Drive, Morgantown, WV 26506, USA
5Osborn Hematopoietic Malignancy and Transplantation Program, Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26506, USA
Received 23 April 2013; Revised 25 July 2013; Accepted 25 July 2013
Academic Editor: Karim A. Alkadhi
Copyright © 2013 Ashley L. Ross et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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