Tag: Antibiotics

An antibiotic is a type of antimicrobial substance active against bacteria. Antibiotics help fight against bacterial infections, and antibiotic medications are widely used in the treatment and prevention of such infections.

Antibiotics

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Clostridium Difficile Infection
Nursing Essays
Introduction: Clostridium difficile generally written as C. difficile is a bacterium (germ). It presents in a small quantity in the gut of many people without harming person. ... Last modified: 23rd Apr 2021

Essay on The Overuse of Antibiotics
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Introduction: The purpose of this research investigation is to respond to the claim ‘Overuse of antibiotics is contributing to the emergence of MDR bacteria.’... Last modified: 21st Apr 2021

Public Awareness for Prevention of Antibiotic Resistance
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Introduction: Factors Contributing To Antibiotic Resistance Can Be Prevented By Raising Public Awareness & Prevention Methods Abstract This report looks at some of the reasons behind the spread of antibi... Last modified: 11th Feb 2021

Nurse Practitioners Role in Antimicrobial Resistance
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Introduction: Introduction In the 1960’s the Advance Nurse Practitioner role was initiated as an action plan initiative to resolve the epidemic of having enough accessible primary care physicians in underser... Last modified: 29th May 2020

Prevention of antibiotic resistance
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Introduction: Question What is antibiotic resistance and how can it be prevented? Answer Antibiotic resistance (ABR) occurs when a bacterium evolves to develop immunity to the antibiotics designed to destroy it. Th... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Tetracycline: History, Properties and Uses
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Introduction: Table of Contents Discovery and development of antibiotics-tetracycline Introduction Tetracyclines The discovery Development of antibiotics Discovery of tetracycline Safety and environmental issu... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Discovery and Development of Antibiotics
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Introduction: Table of Contents Discovery and development of antibiotics Introduction The discovery Development of antibiotics Safety and environmental issues of the production and the product itself Potential... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Antibiotics for Treatment of Acute Otitis Media
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Introduction: The role of Antibiotics for Treatment of Acute Otitis Media in Prevention of Subsequent Development of Acute Mastoiditis in Children Introduction Acute otitis media (AOM) is considered to be one of t... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Effects of Different Antibiotics on E.coli Growth
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Introduction: The effects of antibiotics on the growth of Escherichia coli have been found in several studies and some recent studies have also focused on the tolerance and reduced growth levels in bacteria to exam... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Issue of the Over-Prescription of Antibiotics
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Introduction: TITLE: “Over-prescription of antibiotics now threatens the future health of millions”. Analyse and discuss this statement with reference to specific examples, using a range of academic sourc... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

The Rise of Antibiotic Resistance
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Introduction: Abstract The discovery of antibiotics was one of the most groundbreaking innovations of medicine. This healthcare staple, responsible for treating diseases that once were incurable, is n... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteria (CRE) Treatments
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Introduction: Current effective antibiotics for the treatment of infections caused by carbapenem-resistant enterobacteria (CRE) and the likelihood that these antibiotics will still be effective 10 years from n... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Antibiotic Resistance: Genetics and Mechanisms
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Introduction: Antimicrobial resistance occurs when a microorganism such as bacteria, viruses or parasites acquire the ability to disable the effects of a drug designed to kill them or stop their growth (CDC, 2... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Effect of Hormones and Pesticides on Environment and Humans
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Introduction: To what extent is the use of hormones, pesticides and antibiotics a threat to the environment and human’s health? INTRODUCTION: Hormone, pesticides and antibiotics are being used extensively in foo... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Which Antibiotic is the Most Effective on Bacteria?
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Introduction: INTRODUCTION Antibiotics The word antibiotic comes from the Greek anti meaning ‘against’ and bios meaning ‘life’ (a bacterium is a life form).’ Antibiotics are also known... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

The Effect of Different Antibiotics on Bacteria
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Introduction: Antibiotics are medicines that kill bacteria. Bacteria can cause infections such as strep throat, ear infections, urinary tract infections, and sinus infections (sinusitis). There are many types of an... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

MRSA Resistance to Anti-biotics
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Introduction: Discuss how MRSA became resistant to antibiotics and became such a prevalent organism associated with British hospitals. Explain how MRSA is treated and touch upon the wider implications for antibioti... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020