Antibiotics Are Man's Greatest Invention

Month: October 2019

Sublethal antibiotics and a sticky situation

Diagnosis: Pacemaker Failure to Capture

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Inner Ear Malformations and Unilateral Sensorineural Hearing Loss—the Elephant in the Room

To the Editor We read with great interest the article “Assessment of the Clinical Benefit of Imaging in Children With Unilateral Sensorineural Hearing Loss: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis” by Ropers et al, and we would like to add a comment on the opportunity to have an early computed tomographic (CT) scan for unilateral sensorineural hearing loss (USHL) assessment. Original Article… …

Nickel chelation therapy as an approach to combat multi-drug resistant enteric pathogens

Symptoms: Jaw and Neck Swelling, Sore Throat

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In vitro Antimicrobial Activity of Acne Drugs Against Skin-Associated Bacteria

Bengamides display potent activity against drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Type I toxin-dependent generation of superoxide affects the persister life cycle of Escherichia coli

Economic Incentives Needed to Fix the Broken Antibiotic Market

Antibiotic resistance, a critical public health and national security threat, requires a robust arsenal of novel drugs that bacteria won’t readily outsmart….

Retail Clinics Lead the Way in Appropriate Antibiotic Prescribing

Only 50 percent of patients seeking care for common conditions in doctors’ offices, emergency departments, retail clinics, and urgent care centers receive the antibiotics recommended by medical guidelines, or first-line antibiotics, according to a new study by The Pew Charitable Trusts and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the journal Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy….