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Endgames onExamination Question

Penicillins

BMJ 2010; 341 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.c4774 (Published 01 September 2010) Cite this as: BMJ 2010;341:c4774

This week’s question is on penicillins and is taken from the onExamination revision questions for the MRCS part 1exam.

Which of the following statements, if any, are true?

  • A Penicillins are bactericidal

  • B Penicillins exert their actions by combining with a transpeptidase

  • C Penicillins can be inactivated by plasmid encoded enzymes …

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