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The antibiotic era : reform, resistance, and the pursuit of a rational therapeutics / Scott H. Podolsky.

  • Podolsky, Scott H.
Date
2015
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

Baltimore, Maryland : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015.

Physical description

xii, 309 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

Introduction -- The origins of antibiotic reform -- Antibiotics and the invocation of the controlled clinical trial -- From sigmamycin to panalba : antibiotics and the FDA -- "Rational" therapeutics and the limits to delimitation -- Responding to antibiotic resistance -- Conclusion.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    History of Medicine
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ISBN

  • 9781421415932
  • 1421415933