Antibiotic Essay Topics

Tuberculosis & Antibiotic resistance

Tuberculosis (TB), also known as consumption, is an infectious disease caused by the bacterium Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB). TB is the leading cause of death in the world among reported deaths caused by a bacterial infectious disease. The disease affects 1.8 billion people per year, which is equal to one-third of the entire world population (Todar)…. View Article

Cause and spread of infection

1.1 Bacteria are single cell organisms that cause infections, there are both good bacteria for example which lives in the gut , helping break down nutrients for the bodies needs as well as bad bacteria which can cause infections. They can produce toxins which are poisonous, and in optimum circumstances can multiply every 10-20 minutes… View Article

Nightingale Community Hospital (NCH)

The hospital, in accordance with The Joint Commission Standards, ensures our patients and the community are protected by following guidelines set forth by The Joint Commission. Compliance recommendations include four areas…Information Management, Infection Control, Communication and Medication Management. By focusing on these compliance recommendations, Nightingale Community Hospital focuses on patient safety and providing the highest… View Article

Self Medication Practices in a Rural Filipino Community

Objectives: the purpose of the study was to assess the factors affecting prevalence of self- medication practices using commercial drugs of the Rural Filipino Family including its correlation and who among them experienced non therapeutic effect. Methods: This study was a descriptive cross- sectional question based study. The study was conducted in 3 rural, agricultural… View Article

Positive and Negative Impact of Genetically Modified Food

Genetically modified (GM) foods are foods derived from organisms whose genetic material (DNA) has been modified in a way that does not occur naturally, e.g. through the introduction of a gene from a different organism. Currently available GM foods stem mostly from plants, but in the future foods derived from GM microorganisms or GM animals… View Article

Prevalence of Self-Medication

Antibiotic self-medication among university medical undergraduates in Northern Nigeria Joseph O. Fadare 1* and Igbiks Tamuno 2 1Department of Medicine, Kogi State Specialist Hospital, Lokoja, Nigeria 2Department of Pharmacology, Bayero University, Kano, Kano State, Nigeria. Accepted 20 April, 2011 Self-medication is becoming a common type of self-care behavior among the population of many countries. Many… View Article

Positive and Negative Impact of Genetically Modified Food

Genetically modified (GM) foods are foods derived from organisms whose genetic material (DNA) has been modified in a way that does not occur naturally, e.g. through the introduction of a gene from a different organism. Currently available GM foods stem mostly from plants, but in the future foods derived from GM microorganisms or GM animals… View Article