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Detecting Vertical Transfer of Antibiotic Resistance Genes in the Absence of Antibiotics
(External Scientific Advisory Committe (ESAC), 2012)
Short-term antibiotic prophylaxis versus long-term antibiotic prophylaxis in major clean-contaminated maxillofacial surgery Profilaxis antimicrobiana de corta duración versus profilaxis antimicrobiana de larga duración en cirugía maxilofacial mayor limpia
Introduction: There is no consensus on the most appropriate duration of antimicrobial prophylaxis (single or multiple dose) in clean-contaminated maxillofacial surgery. Objective: To determine whether short-term antimicrobial ...
Characterization of Wild and Captive Baboon Gut Microbiota and Their Antibiotic Resistomes
(American Society for Microbiology, 2018)
Environmental microbes have harbored the capacity for antibiotic production for millions of years, spanning the evolution of humans and other vertebrates. However, the industrial-scale use of antibiotics in clinical and ...
Antibiotic prescription for endodontic infections: a survey of Brazilian Endodontists
Aim: To investigate antibiotic prescribing habits reported by Brazilian endodontists in specific clinical situations. Methodology: Brazilian endodontists (n = 13 853) were invited to answer an online questionnaire. The ...
Current aspects of antibiotic prophylaxis for upper gastrointestinal bleeding in cirrhosis patients
(The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Contexto Publishing, 2002-10)
Antibiotic overuse in premature low-birth-weight infants in a developing country
(Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 2018)
BACKGROUND: Neonatal sepsis is a leading cause of child morbidity and mortality, especially in premature and low-birth-weight (LBW) infants. Prompt antibiotic therapy is warranted, but its inappropriate use leads to bacterial ...
Antibiotic resistance among Helicobacter pylori clinical isolates in Lima, Peru
(Dove Medical Press, 2017)
OBJECTIVES: Gastric carcinoma is the most common cancer and cause of cancer mortality in Peru. Helicobacter pylori, a bacterium that colonizes the human stomach, is a Group 1 carcinogen due to its causal relationship to ...
Salmonella antibiotic-mutant strains reduce fecal shedding and organ invasion in broiler chicks
(POULTRY SCIENCE ASSOC INC, 2010)
We investigated the exposure to antibiotics in the production of antibiotic-mutant strains of Salmonella. Ten isolates of poultry origin were assayed for antibiotic susceptibilities. One strain of Salmonella Enteritidis, ...
Antibiotic prophylaxis for third molar extraction in healthy patients: current scientific evidence
(Quintessence Publishing Co Inc, 2015-02-01)
Third molar extraction is one of the most frequently performed procedures in the dental clinic, and it is associated with innumerable trans- and postoperative complications, such as pain, trismus, edema, localized alveolar ...
Antibiotic 26-deoxylaidlomycin isolated from Streptomyces sp. Ar386 from Brazilian soil
An actinomycete strain (Ar386) was isolated from the soil of the Araraquara regio, SP, Brazil. The strain, named Streptomyces jacareensis, formed irregular rayed, rugose, grayish-white mycelium with sinuous, branched hyphae ...