Essays about: "antibiotic resistance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 134 essays containing the words antibiotic resistance.

  1. 1. Occurrence of antibiotic resistant Staphylococcus aureus in pigs in smallholder farms in Lira, Uganda

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Lisa Dahlin; [2020]
    Keywords : antibiotic resistance; Uganda; Staphylococcus aureus; MRSA; pigs; swine;

    Abstract : According to the United Nations (World Health Organization in particular) and the European Union, antibiotic resistance has become an enormous public health issue. Both veterinary and human medicine, and thus animal and human welfare, are at stake. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a well-known variant of the common bacterium S. READ MORE

  2. 2. Resistant E. coli isolated from smallholder pig farms in Lira, Uganda

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Kristin Selling; [2020]
    Keywords : Escherichia coli; E. coli; antibiotic resistance; Pig; Swine; Uganda; Africa;

    Abstract : Uganda is an East African country with a fast-growing population and has one of the world’s lowest gross domestic product per capita. Most of the population live in rural areas and agriculture is the country’s most important source of income. READ MORE

  3. 3. Veterinärers kännedom om och inställning till användandet av suturmaterial behandlade med triklosan

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Axel Brånstrand; [2020]
    Keywords : triklosan; plus-suturer; antibakteriella suturmaterial;

    Abstract : Infektioner i operationssår, s.k. SSI (Surgical Site Infections), är en vanligt förekommande komplikation efter kirurgi på hund och katt. SSI ger ökad risk för mortalitet och lidande för djuret samt en ökad kostnad och känslomässig påverkan på djurägaren. READ MORE

  4. 4. What role does aquaculture play in the global rise of antibiotic-resistant bacteria?

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för ekologi, miljö och botanik

    Author : Benjamin Norgren; [2020]
    Keywords : Aquaculture; Antibiotics; Antibiotic use; Seafood; Seafood safety; Antibiotic resistance;

    Abstract : In a world where the human population is increasing, new innovations to produce enough food are required. Aquaculture’s part of the global animal protein production has increased in recent years and could be a possible solution. READ MORE

  5. 5. An Investigation of Cefadroxil and Meropenem’s Supply Chain and Estimationof the Health Economic Consequences in Sweden due to Shortage

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kemi - Ångström; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kemi - Ångström; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kemi - Ångström; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kemi - Ångström; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kemi - Ångström

    Author : Christine Attemalm; Jonathan Efverström; Dania Elkhalifa; Viktor Hansen; Yasmine Sundelin Tjärnström; [2020]
    Keywords : cefadroxil; meropenem; supply chain; backorders; Swedish healthcare;

    Abstract : Sweden has been increasingly affected by drug shortage and the public healthcare system has identified a large amount of antibiotics risking shortage. Drug shortage of antibiotics is a worldwide problem with complex causes and consequences affecting many countries healthcare systems. READ MORE