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Investigating tuberculosis and superbugs

Evelyn B. Kelly

Investigating tuberculosis and superbugs

real facts for real lives

by Evelyn B. Kelly

  • 149 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Enslow Publishers in Berkeley Heights, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug resistance in microorganisms -- Juvenile literature,
  • Multidrug-resistant tuberculosis -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementEvelyn B. Kelly, Ian Wilker, and Marylou Ambrose.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    SeriesInvestigating diseases
    ContributionsWilker, Ian., Ambrose, Marylou.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQR177 .K45 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23909062M
    ISBN 109780766033436
    LC Control Number2009037811
    OCLC/WorldCa439209512

      CDC threat category: Serious The CDC conducts active tuberculosis surveillance in all 50 states and Washington, D.C. In , 50 people died of drug-resistant tuberculosis. In , 50 people died. A new antibiotic to treat MRSA (Golden Staph), S. pneumoniae, and C. difficile is at a commercialisation stage, with other research programs focused on innovative new approaches to treat tuberculosis and serious Gram-negative ‘ESKAPE’ human pathogens. Breakthrough solutions. We are testing other solutions for the superbug problem.

    A recent tuberculosis outbreak in a Nevada hospital shows just how negligent some hospitals have become. A hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada allowed a pregnant woman who was exhibiting TB symptoms to be placed in a neonatal unit without informing or protecting other patients. 59 people were infected with TB, and another 1, are being tested. A potential new weapon in the war against superbugs Melbourne researchers have shown that a newly discovered natural antibiotic, teixobactin, could be effective in treating bacterial lung conditions such as tuberculosis and those commonly associated with COVID

      The increased prevalence of `superbugs' is addressed throughout this new edition, with discussion on new modalities which could potentially combat them. Enhanced by over illustrations and images, this edition of Tuberculosis of the Skeletal System is an ideal update for orthopaedic surgeons.   Tuberculosis was not on the W.H.O.’s list even though lethal drug-resistant strains — known as MDR-TB and XDR-TB — pose a .


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