Essays about: "Antibiotics"

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  1. 1. Needs and requirements for the development and application of safe and cost-efficientmedical technology in low resource settings

    University essay from KTH/Medicinteknik och hälsosystem

    Author : Linda Maria Nummisalo; [2020]
    Keywords : Bangladesh; Medical Devices; Health Care;

    Abstract : Growing populations and especially the growing proportion of elderly in the developing countries in South Asia pose an increasingly higher pressure on the health care systems in these countries. For example, in Bangladesh, a part of the pressure is currently eased by the unofficial health care workers called village doctors but with the cost of wrong diagnoses and unnecessary medications leading to excess use of e. READ MORE

  2. 2. Development of a predictive Antibiotic Burden Index for Primary Immunodeficiency – an explorative study

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för farmaceutisk biovetenskap

    Author : Milan Al-Naqshbande; [2020]
    Keywords : Immunodeficiency; Immunbrist;

    Abstract : Introduction: Primary immunodeficiency is a medical condition characterized by frequent infections as a result of the immune system not functioning properly. Patients are usually treated with antibiotics and immunotherapy. Since there is no mutual database for patient records between primary care and healthcare, a communication gap arises. READ MORE

  3. 3. Selection for Antibiotic Resistance Below Minimal inhibitory concentration in Biofilm

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Elin Fermér; [2020]
    Keywords : antibiotic resistance; biofilm; antibiotics;

    Abstract : Antibiotics are today one of the most important cornerstones in modern healthcare when it comes to treating bacterial infections. It is an asset human kind have been leaning on for the last century, but excessive and widespread misuse of antibiotics have left deep scars in the form of multi resistant pathogenic strains of bacteria that we soon will not be able to treat. READ MORE

  4. 4. Antibiotic Allergy Labelling- may it cause Unnecessary Altered Antibiotic Treatment

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Sigrid Gerdås; [2020]
    Keywords : Antibiotic allergy; labelling; warning triangle; antibiotic hypersensitivity;

    Abstract : IntroductionApproximately 5-10% of the general population report an antibiotic allergy. It has been reported that labeling of medical records with antibiotic hypersensitivity are often incorrect. READ MORE

  5. 5. In-vivo study on the stability of the use of gas absorption spectroscopy as a technology for assessing sinus cavity size and oxygen gas concentration

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Biomedicinsk teknik

    Author : Sara Mekamy; [2020]
    Keywords : GASMAS; Sinuses; Stability measurements; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Sinusitis is a common disease caused by a virus or bacteria, with 84% to 91% of cases caused by a viral pathogen. However, physicians prescribe antibiotics for this disease in 85% of all cases. READ MORE