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Antimicrobial resistance in developing countries / Aníbal de J. Sosa ... [et al.], editors ; foreword by Thomas F. O'Brien ; introductory preface by the editors ; guest preface by Stuart B. Levy.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Springer, 2010.
Description:
xxiii, 554 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Pt. I. General Issues in Antimicrobial Resistance -- 1. Global Perspectives of Antibiotic Resistance / Carlos F. Amabile-Cuevas -- 2. Mechanisms of Antimicrobial Resistance / Denis K. Byarugaba -- 3. Poverty and Root Causes of Resistance in Developing Countries / Iruka N. Okeke -- 4. What the Future Holds for Resistance in Developing Countries / Michael L. Bennish and Wasif Ali Khan -- 5. The Introduction of Antimicrobial Agents in Resource-Constrained Countries: Impact on the Emergence of Resistance / Carlos Franco-Paredes and Jose Ignacio Santos-Preciado -- Pt. II. The Human Impactor Resistance -- 6. Human Immunodeficiency Virus: Resistance to Antiretroviral Drugs in Developing Countries / Rebecca F. Baggaley, Maya L. Petersen, Marcelo A. Soares, Marie-Claude Boily and Francisco I. Bastos -- 7. Drug Resistance in Malaria in Developing Countries / Quique Bassat and Pedro L. Alonso -- 8. Drug Resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis / Moses Joloba and Freddie Bwanga -- 9. Antifungal Drug Resistance in Developing Countries / David S. Perlin -- 10. Drug Resistance in African Trypanosomiasis / Enock Matovu and Pascal Maser -- 11. Antimicrobial Resistance in Enteric Pathogens in Developing Countries / Samuel Kariuki -- 12. Bacterial-Resistant Infections in Resource-Limited Countries / Alessandro Bartoloni and Eduardo Gotuzzo -- 13. Prevalence of Resistant Enterococci in Developing Countries / Lorena Abadia-Patifio -- 14. Antimicrobial Resistance in Gram-Negative Bacteria from Developing Countries / Soraya Sgambatti de Andrade, Ana Cristina Gales and Helio Silva Sader -- 15. Resistance in Reservoirs and Human Commensals / Michael Feldgarden -- Pt. III. Antimicrobial Use and Misuse -- 16. Determinants of Antimicrobial Use: Poorly Understood - Poorly Researched / Hilbrand Haak and Aryanti Radyowijati -- 17. Antimicrobial Use and Resistance in Africa / Iruka N. Okeke and Kayode K. Ojo -- 18. Antimicrobial Drug Resistance in Asia / Yu-Tsung Huang and Po-Ren Hsueh -- 19. Antimicrobial Drug Resistance in Latin America and the Caribbean / Manuel Guzman-Blanco and Raul E. Isturiz -- 20. Hospital Infections by Antimicrobial-Resistant Organisms in Developing Countries / Fatima Mir and Anita K. M. Zaidi -- Pt. IV. Cost, Policy, and Regulation of Antimicrobials -- 21. The Economic Burden of Antimicrobial Resistance in the Developing World / S. D. Foster -- 22. Strengthening Health Systems to Improve Access to Antimicrobials and the Containment of Resistance / Maria A. Miralles -- 23. The Role of Unregulated Sale and Dispensing of Antimicrobial Agents on the Development of Antimicrobial Resistance in Developing Countries / Eric S. Mitema -- 24. Counterfeit and Substandard Anti-infectives in Developing Countries / Paul N. Newton, Facundo M. Fernandez, Michael D. Green, Joyce Primo-Carpenter and Nicholas J. White -- Pt. V. Strategies to Contain Antimicrobial Resistance -- 25. Containment of Antimicrobial Resistance in Developing Countries and Lessons Learned / Anibal de J. Sosa -- 26. Surveillance of Antibiotic Resistance in Developing Countries: Needs, Constraints and Realities / E. Vlieghe, A. M. Bal and I. M. Gould -- 27. Vaccines: A Cost-Effective Strategy to Contain Antimicrobial Resistance / Richard A. Adegbola and Debasish Saha -- 28. Teaching Appropriate Antibiotic Use in Developing Countries / Celia M. Alpuche Aranda and Luis Romano Mazzotti -- 29. Containing Global Antibiotic Resistance: Ethical Drug Promotion in the Developing World / Catherine Olivier, Bryn Williams-Jones, Beatrice Doize and Vural Ozdemir -- 30. News Media Reporting of Antimicrobial Resistance in Latin America and India / Marisabel Sanchez and Satya Sivaraman.
Subject(s):
Drug resistance in microorganismsDeveloping countries [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9780387893693 (hbk.)
  • 0387893695 (hbk.)
OCLC:
288985486
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RCP:
C - S