Antimicrobial resistance and implications for the twenty-first century / I. W. Fong, Karl Drlica, editors.
Contributor(s): Fong, I. W. (Ignatius W.) | Drlica, Karl.Material type: BookSeries: Emerging infectious diseases of the 21st century. Publisher: New York ; London : Springer, c2008Description: 407p. : ill., map ; 25cm.ISBN: 9780387724171 (hbk.); 0387724176 (hbk.).Other title: Antimicrobial resistance and implications for the 21st century.Subject(s): Drug resistance in microorganisms | Anti-infective agents | Drug Resistance, Microbial | Communicable diseases -- Epidemiology | Communicable Diseases, EmergingOnline resources: Publisher description | Table of contents only
Mechanisms of resistance by gram-positive bacteria (streptococci and enterococci) / Javier Aspa Marco ... [et al.] -- Emergence of MRSA in the community / Adam L. Cohen, Rachel Gorwitz, and Daniel B. Jernigan -- Antimicrobial resistance to sexually transmitted infections / Hillard Weinstock, David Trees, and John Papp -- Resistance of gram-negative bacilli to antimicrobials / Patricia A. Bradford and Charles R. Dean -- Mycobacterial antimicrobial resistance / Peter D.O. Davies and Richard Cooke -- Antimicrobial resistance of anaerobic bacteria / Ellie J.C. Goldstein, Diane M. Citron, and David W. Hecht -- Clinical significance and biological basis of HIV drug resistance / Jorge L. Martinez-Cajas, Marco Petrella, and Mark A. Wainberg -- Resistance of herpesviruses to antiviral agents / G. Boivin and W.L. Drew -- Hepatitis virus resistance / Jean-Michel Pawlotsky -- Resistance to antifungal agents / Beth A. Arthington-Skaggs and John H. Rex -- An anti-mutant approach for antimicrobial use / Karl Drlica ... [et al.]