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Pioneers in Antimicrobial Chemotherapy.

  title={Pioneers in Antimicrobial Chemotherapy.},
  author={N. Gupta and C. Rodrigues and R. Soman},
  journal={The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India},
  volume={63 9},
"If we are not careful, we soon will be in the post-antibiotic era, and for some patients and some microbes we are already there"- Tom Friedan Antibiotics revolutionized medicine in the 20th century. The era of antibacterial chemotherapy began in 1907 with the discovery of arsphenamine, first synthesized by Alferd Bertheim and Paul Ehrlich in 1907, used to treat syphilis. The first systemically active antibiotic, Prontosil was discovered in 1933 by Gerhard Domagk, for which he was awarded the… Expand
Consumption of antimicrobials in the European Union and indications for their rational administration
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn, Oczapowskiego 13, 10-719 Olsztyn, Poland. E-mail: Jaroszewski,Expand
Patient, provider, and system factors that contribute to health care-associated infection and sepsis development in patients after a traumatic injury: An integrative review.
The identification of provider and system risk factors that contribute to patients with traumatic injuries from developing a hospital-acquired infection would provide clinically relevant and applicable strategies at the macro and meso level being implemented. Expand
Nobel Prizes in Physiology or Medicine with an Emphasis on Bacteriology


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