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"When the Antibiotics Quit Working..."


Written by: Edited by T Devitt


Coverage: Public Information


Summary: Questions and answers about microbes and resistance to antibiotics.


Published by: University of Wisconsin-Madison


Level of Evidence: Expert Opinion


Date of Publication: 01/05/97
Date of Posting: 14/01/2003
Date of next Review: 07/07/2006


Available at: http://whyfiles.org/038badbugs/


Source: The Why Files


Format: HTML


Publication Type: Public Leaflet


Related Questions on this site:
What is antimicrobial resistance?
How do bacteria become resistant to antibiotics?
Do people become resistant to antibiotics?
Why is antimicrobial resistance a health problem?
Is antimicrobial resistance only a problem in the UK?
How will my doctor treat my infection if one antibiotic doesn't work?
How can I help and when should I take antibiotics?


MeSH keywords: Drug Resistance, Bacterial; Drug Resistance, Microbial; Drug Resistance, Fungal; Drug Resistance, Viral



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