The Resource The antibiotic paradox : how the misuse of antibiotics destroys their curative powers, Stuart B. Levy

The antibiotic paradox : how the misuse of antibiotics destroys their curative powers, Stuart B. Levy

Label
The antibiotic paradox : how the misuse of antibiotics destroys their curative powers
Title
The antibiotic paradox
Title remainder
how the misuse of antibiotics destroys their curative powers
Statement of responsibility
Stuart B. Levy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLM
Dewey number
615/.329
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
  • QR177
  • QR177
LC item number
  • .L48 2002
  • .L48 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2002 B-774
  • WB 330
NLM item number
L668a 2002
Label
The antibiotic paradox : how the misuse of antibiotics destroys their curative powers, Stuart B. Levy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-333) 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
From tragedy the antibiotic age is born -- The disease and the cure : the microscopic world of bacteria and antibiotics -- 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, aquaculture, pets, and minor animal species -- Future prospects : new advances against impending disaster -- The individual and antibiotic resistance -- The antibacterial craze -- Antibiotic resistance : a societal issue at local, national, and international levels
Control code
48764191
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xx, 353 pages
Isbn
9780738204406
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portrait

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