Sosa, Aníbal de J.

Antimicrobial Resistance in Developing Countries

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Table of contents

1. Global Perspectives of Antibiotic Resistance
Carlos F. Amábile-Cuevas

2. Mechanisms of Antimicrobial Resistance
Denis K. Byarugaba

3. Poverty and Root Causes of Resistance in Developing Countries
Iruka N. Okeke

4. What the Future Holds for Resistance in Developing Countries
Michael L. Bennish, Wasif Ali Khan

5. The Introduction of Antimicrobial Agents in Resource-Constrained Countries: Impact on the Emergence of Resistance
Carlos Franco-Paredes, Jose Ignacio Santos-Preciado

6. Human Immunodeficiency Virus: Resistance to Antiretroviral Drugs in Developing Countries
Rebecca F. Baggaley, Maya L. Petersen, Marcelo A. Soares, Marie-Claude Boily, Francisco I. Bastos

7. Drug Resistance in Malaria in Developing Countries
Quique Bassat, Pedro L. Alonso

8. Drug Resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Moses Joloba, Freddie Bwanga

9. Antifungal Drug Resistance in Developing Countries
David S. Perlin

10. Drug Resistance in African Trypanosomiasis
Enock Matovu, Pascal Mäser

11. Antimicrobial Resistance in Enteric Pathogens in Developing Countries
Samuel Kariuki

12. Bacterial-Resistant Infections in Resource-Limited Countries
Alessandro Bartoloni, Eduardo Gotuzzo

13. Prevalence of Resistant Enterococci in Developing Countries
Lorena Abadía-Patiño

14. Antimicrobial Resistance in Gram-Negative Bacteria from Developing Countries
Soraya Sgambatti Andrade, Ana Cristina Gales, Helio Silva Sader

15. Resistance in Reservoirs and Human Commensals
Michael Feldgarden

16. Determinants of Antimicrobial Use: Poorly Understood–Poorly Researched
Hilbrand Haak, Aryanti Radyowijati

17. Antimicrobial Use and Resistance in Africa
Iruka N. Okeke, Kayode K. Ojo

18. Antimicrobial Drug Resistance in Asia
Yu-Tsung Huang, Po-Ren Hsueh

19. Antimicrobial Drug Resistance in Latin America and the Caribbean
Manuel Guzmán-Blanco, Raul E. Istúriz

20. Hospital Infections by Antimicrobial-Resistant Organisms in Developing Countries
Fatima Mir, Anita K. M. Zaidi

21. The Economic Burden of Antimicrobial Resistance in the Developing World
S. D. Foster

22. Strengthening Health Systems to Improve Access to Antimicrobials and the Containment of Resistance
Maria A. Miralles

23. The Role of Unregulated Sale and Dispensing of Antimicrobial Agents on the Development of Antimicrobial Resistance in Developing Countries
Eric S. Mitema

24. Counterfeit and Substandard Anti-infectives in Developing Countries
Paul N. Newton, Facundo M. Fernández, Michael D. Green, Joyce Primo-Carpenter, Nicholas J. White

25. Containment of Antimicrobial Resistance in Developing Countries and Lessons Learned
Aníbal de J. Sosa

26. Surveillance of Antibiotic Resistance in Developing Countries: Needs, Constraints and Realities
E. Vlieghe, A.M. Bal, I. M. Gould

27. Vaccines: A Cost-Effective Strategy to Contain Antimicrobial Resistance
Richard A. Adegbola, Debasish Saha

28. Teaching Appropriate Antibiotic Use in Developing Countries
Celia M. Alpuche Aranda, Luis Romano Mazzotti

29. Containing Global Antibiotic Resistance: Ethical Drug Promotion in the Developing World
Catherine Olivier, Bryn Williams-Jones, Béatrice Doizé, Vural Ozdemir

30. News Media Reporting of Antimicrobial Resistance in Latin America and India
Marisabel Sánchez, Satya Sivaraman

Keywords: Life Sciences, Microbiology, Infectious Diseases, Public Health/Gesundheitswesen, Immunology, Pharmacology/Toxicology

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20 pages
Natural Sciences

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