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The Resource Superbugs, Tamara Thompson, book editor

Superbugs, Tamara Thompson, book editor

Label
Superbugs
Title
Superbugs
Statement of responsibility
Tamara Thompson, book editor
Creator
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Books in Greenhaven Press's At Issue series focus a wide range of viewpoints onto a single controversial issue, providing in-depth discussions by leading advocates, a quick grounding in the issues, and a challenge to critical thinking skills."--
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Superbugs (At issue. Health).
Dewey number
  • 616.9/041
  • 616.9
Index
index present
LC call number
QR177
LC item number
.S87 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thompson, Tamara
Series statement
At issue. Health
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drug resistance in microorganisms
  • Bacteria
Label
Superbugs, Tamara Thompson, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How lethal bacteria evolve to survive / Brian Krans -- The overuse of antibiotics in humans creates drug-resistant superbugs / National Institutes of Health -- Routine antibiotic use in animal feed is a major cause of superbugs / Barry Estabrook -- Antibiotics in animal feed are not to blame for superbugs / Richard Raymond -- Hospitals are a primary source of superbug infections / Michell Castillo -- The superbug MRSA is now common in American homes / Amy Norton -- Antibiotic resistance is a global public health threat / Honor Whiteman -- Worldwide country situation analysis: response to antimicrobial resistance / World Health Organization -- The United States has a plan to combat antibiotic resistance / The White House -- The US government is not doing enough to stop superbugs / Tara Culp-Ressler -- Race against time to develop new antibiotics / Theresa Braine -- Superbug outbreaks prompt calls for mandatory reporting / Chad Terhune -- Congress hesitant to move on curbing antibiotic use in livestock / Robert King -- Antibacterial products may actually promote antibiotic resistance / Kiera Butler -- From a medieval text, a weapon against a modern superbug emerges / Melissa Healy
Control code
ocn918762444
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9780737773897
Lccn
2015031227
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
1402363
System control number
(OCoLC)918762444
Label
Superbugs, Tamara Thompson, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How lethal bacteria evolve to survive / Brian Krans -- The overuse of antibiotics in humans creates drug-resistant superbugs / National Institutes of Health -- Routine antibiotic use in animal feed is a major cause of superbugs / Barry Estabrook -- Antibiotics in animal feed are not to blame for superbugs / Richard Raymond -- Hospitals are a primary source of superbug infections / Michell Castillo -- The superbug MRSA is now common in American homes / Amy Norton -- Antibiotic resistance is a global public health threat / Honor Whiteman -- Worldwide country situation analysis: response to antimicrobial resistance / World Health Organization -- The United States has a plan to combat antibiotic resistance / The White House -- The US government is not doing enough to stop superbugs / Tara Culp-Ressler -- Race against time to develop new antibiotics / Theresa Braine -- Superbug outbreaks prompt calls for mandatory reporting / Chad Terhune -- Congress hesitant to move on curbing antibiotic use in livestock / Robert King -- Antibacterial products may actually promote antibiotic resistance / Kiera Butler -- From a medieval text, a weapon against a modern superbug emerges / Melissa Healy
Control code
ocn918762444
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9780737773897
Lccn
2015031227
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
1402363
System control number
(OCoLC)918762444

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