Revenge of the Microbes How Bacterial Resistance Is Undermining the Antibiotic Miracle
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Description: - Presents valuable information on antibiotic resistance that is accessible to the average person - Provides in-depth examination of the role of antibiotics in modern medicine - Appeals to a diverse readership, including biologists, doctors, teachers, students, lawyers, environmentalists, and average citizens - Encourages readers to form opinions and make informed decisions regarding the use of antibiotics - Answers critical questions regarding antibiotics - Examines the larger issues of economics, politics, health, safety, and the environment
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Copyright year: 2005
Publisher: ASM Press
Publication date: 4/14/2005
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
|Magic Bullets, Miracle Drugs|
|A Brief Look at the History of Antibiotics|
|Bacteria Reveal Their Adaptability, Threatening the Brief Reign of Antibiotics|
|Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in the News|
|Antibiotics That Inhibit Bacterial Cell Wall Synthesis|
|Antibiotics That Inhibit the Synthesis of Bacterial Proteins|
|Fluoroquinolones, Sulfa Drugs, and Antituberculosis Drugs|
|Bacterial Promiscuity: How Bacterial Sex Contributes to Development of Resistance|
|The Looming Crisis in Antibiotic Availability|
|Antiseptics and Disinfectants|
|Antiviral, Antifungal, and Antiprotozoal Compounds|
|Structures of Antimicrobial Agents Mentioned in the Text|
|How Clinical Laboratories Measure Resistance|