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The Resource Superbug : the fatal menace of MRSA, Maryn McKenna

Superbug : the fatal menace of MRSA, Maryn McKenna

Label
Superbug : the fatal menace of MRSA
Title
Superbug
Title remainder
the fatal menace of MRSA
Statement of responsibility
Maryn McKenna
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
McKenna reveals the hidden history of MRSA's relentless advance-- how it has overwhelmed hospitals, assaulted families, and infiltrated agriculture and live-stock, moving inexorably into the food chain
Summary
Reveals the hidden history of MRSA's relentless advance-- how it has overwhelmed hospitals, assaulted families, and infiltrated agriculture and live-stock, moving inexorably into the food chain
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
352825
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKenna, Maryn
Dewey number
616.9/297
Index
index present
LC call number
QR201.S68
LC item number
M45 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WC 250
NLM item number
M478s 2010
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Staphylococcus aureus infections
  • Methicillin resistance
  • Communicable diseases
  • Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
  • Health Policy
  • History, 20th Century
  • History, 21st Century
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how MRSA has surged out of control and is lurking in all corners of our lives
Label
Superbug : the fatal menace of MRSA, Maryn McKenna
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The first alert -- The cloud babies -- The silent attack -- The puzzle pieces -- The biggest thing since AIDS -- The flood rising -- Gone without warning -- The foe on the field -- Prison, the perfect incubator -- Into the food chain -- Soap, the wonder cure -- The end of antibiotics -- The epidemics converging
Control code
15891132
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xiii, 271 pages
Isbn
9781416557289
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009037793
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn424555557
  • (OCoLC)424555557
Label
Superbug : the fatal menace of MRSA, Maryn McKenna
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The first alert -- The cloud babies -- The silent attack -- The puzzle pieces -- The biggest thing since AIDS -- The flood rising -- Gone without warning -- The foe on the field -- Prison, the perfect incubator -- Into the food chain -- Soap, the wonder cure -- The end of antibiotics -- The epidemics converging
Control code
15891132
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
xiii, 271 pages
Isbn
9781416557289
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009037793
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn424555557
  • (OCoLC)424555557

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