Search for dissertations about: "antibiotic use"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 139 swedish dissertations containing the words antibiotic use.

  1. 11. Monitoring anti-infectives and antibiotic resistance genes with focus on analytical method development, effects of antibiotics and national perspectives

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Ghazanfar Ali Khan; Umeå universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; method development; on-line solid phase extraction liquid chromatography mass spectrometry SPE LC-MS MS ; antibiotics; anti-infectives; constructed wetlands CWs ; denatured gradient gel electrophoresis DGGE ; percentage removal efficiency PRE ; shannon index; antibiotic resistance genes ARGs ; real-time polymerase chain reaction RT-PCR ; drug formulation facilities DFF ; wastewater; epidemiology; pandemic; influenza; compliance;

    Abstract : Antibiotics are biologically active and are globally used in humans and animal medicine for treatment and in sub-therapeutic amounts as growth promoters in animal husbandry, aquaculture and agriculture. After excretion, inappropriate disposal and discharge from drug production facilities they enter into water bodies either as intact drugs, metabolites or transformed products. READ MORE

  2. 12. Antibiotic prophylaxis in general oral health care: the perspective of decision making

    University dissertation from Malmö : Malmö University. Faculty of Odontology

    Author : Eva Ellervall; Malmö University.; [2009]
    Keywords : ODONTOLOGY Odontological behavioural science; ODONTOLOGI Odontologisk beteendevetenskap; Medicine; Antibiotic prophylaxis; Decision making;

    Abstract : In Sweden, pharmaceutical committees in the counties devote resources to recommendations aimed at supporting optimal medication for patients. These recommendations include oral health care, with advice on when to administer antibiotic prophylaxis in connection with dental procedures to prevent infectious complications in patients with specific medical conditions. READ MORE

  3. 13. Chemical use in shrimp farming and environmental implications of antibiotic pollution

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Institutionen för systemekologi

    Author : Sara Gräslund; Stockholms universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Shrimp farming is a highly important industry in southeast Asia. A major threat to profitable shrimp farming is disease outbreaks, which has lead to a situation where a large number of chemicals are used to prevent and treat infections. READ MORE

  4. 14. Access to health care for children in Amazonian Peru : Focus on antibiotic use and resistance

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Charlotte Kristiansson; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; equitable access to health care; antibiotic use; health insurance; policy implementation; inequity; antibiotic resistance;

    Abstract : Background: Infectious diseases remain a big problem in low and middle income countries (LMIC). Problems of access to adequate health care (including antibiotics) prevail despite the availability of many elaborate interventions. Antibiotic resistance further endangers access to effective infectious illness management. READ MORE

  5. 15. Antibiotic use and resistance : patterns, perceptions, policy and the price to pay

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Sujith John Chandy; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Background: Antibiotic resistance is a major health challenge especially in low and middle income countries such as India. Inappropriate antibiotic use is one important factor contributing to resistance. Strategies to improve use would help contain resistance. READ MORE