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The Resource The antibiotic paradox : how miracle drugs are destroying the miracle, Stuart B. Levy

The antibiotic paradox : how miracle drugs are destroying the miracle, Stuart B. Levy

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The antibiotic paradox : how miracle drugs are destroying the miracle
Title
The antibiotic paradox
Title remainder
how miracle drugs are destroying the miracle
Statement of responsibility
Stuart B. Levy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levy, Stuart B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QR177
LC item number
.L48 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drug resistance in microorganisms
  • Antibiotics
Label
The antibiotic paradox : how miracle drugs are destroying the miracle, Stuart B. Levy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-265) and index
Contents
From tragedy the antibiotic age is born -- The disease and cure : the microscopic world of bacteria and anitbiotics -- Reliance on medicines and self-medication : the seeds of antibiotic misuse --Antibiotic resistance : microbial adaptation and evolution -- The antibiotic myth -- Antibiotics, animals, and the resistance gene pool --Further ecological considerations : antibiotic use in agriculture, acquaculture, pets, and minor animal species -- Future prospects : new advances against potential disaster -- The individual and antibiotic resistance -- Antibiogic resistance : a societal issue at local, national, and international levels
Control code
26014786
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 279 p.
Isbn
9780306443312
Lccn
92019936
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The antibiotic paradox : how miracle drugs are destroying the miracle, Stuart B. Levy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-265) and index
Contents
From tragedy the antibiotic age is born -- The disease and cure : the microscopic world of bacteria and anitbiotics -- Reliance on medicines and self-medication : the seeds of antibiotic misuse --Antibiotic resistance : microbial adaptation and evolution -- The antibiotic myth -- Antibiotics, animals, and the resistance gene pool --Further ecological considerations : antibiotic use in agriculture, acquaculture, pets, and minor animal species -- Future prospects : new advances against potential disaster -- The individual and antibiotic resistance -- Antibiogic resistance : a societal issue at local, national, and international levels
Control code
26014786
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 279 p.
Isbn
9780306443312
Lccn
92019936
Other physical details
ill.

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