Categories: Resistance Date: Mar 5, 2010 Title: 5 MARCH 2010 UPDATE
Resistance in the News is an arbitrary selection of articles with relevance to antibiotic resistance and antibiotic use that have come to our attention lately. The articles have been published in various internet media and on-line scientific journals. The list is by no means complete and does not necessarily reflect the opinion of the ReAct network.
A human gut microbial gene catalogue established by metagenomic sequencing. Research article in nature also reflected in BBC News and SR P1 Vetenskapsradion (swedish only)
Healthcare infections fall a third. The number of healthcare infections has fallen by a third during the last 18 months, the health minister has said. Belfast Telegraph
Fighting Back: Peptidomimetics as a New Weapon in the Battle Against Antibiotic Resistance. Abstract from research article in Science Translational Medicine
Många barn får troligen upprepade antibiotikakurer i onödan. Vart tionde recept på luftvägsantibiotika till småbarn följs av en ny kur antibiotika inom 14 dagar. Det visar Socialstyrelsens analys av uppgifter från Läkemedelsregistret. Socialstyrelsen
Silverförband vid behandling av kroniska sår. SBU ALERT-RAPPORT NR 2010-02,
även i UNT.se