Special Problems in Chemotherapy

Special Problems in Chemotherapy

by J. D. Williams, A. M. Geddes

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ISBN-13: 9781468431223
Publisher: Springer US
Publication date: 12/12/2012
Series: Chemotherapy , #3
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1976
Pages: 442
Product dimensions: 7.01(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.04(d)

Table of Contents

Singapore Study of Intermittent Rifampicin Plus Isoniazid for Pulmonary Tuberculosis.- Adverse Reactions to Intermittent Rifampicin.- Choice of Drugs for Short-Course Chemotherapy.- Short-Course Chemotherapy in Pulmonary Tuberculosis.- Hong Kong Study of 6- and 9-Month Regimens of Daily and Intermittent Streptomycin, Isoniazid and Pyrazinamide for Pulmonary Tuberculosis.- Structure-Activity Study on the Kasugamycin Family.- Experimental Data on the Antimycobacterial Activity of Isoprodian®.- Preliminary Experiences with Isoprodian® in the Treatment of Pulmonary Tuberculosis.- Comparative Study of the Inactivation of Isoniazid in Africans and Europeans.- Bioavailability of Rimactazid.- Rate of Sterilization of Sputum from Patients with Pulmonary Tuberculosis.- Re-treatment of Chronic Pulmonary Tuberculosis with Low and High Dosage Rifampicin Regimens in the Continuation Intermittent Phase (A Controlled Comparison Study).- Incidence of Drug Resistance on the Mycobacterial Strains Isolated from Treated and Untreated Patients.- Intrauterine Administration of Streptomycin for Genital Tuberculosis.- Genetics of Low-Level Antibiotic Resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae.- A Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Trial of Minocycline in the Treatment of Non-Specific Urethritis.- Epidemiology and Etiology of Nongonococcal Urethritis in Men.- Surface Structures and Antibiotic Targets in the Gonococcus.- Evaluation of the Ames Neisseria gonorrhoeae Culture System.- Treatment of Gonorrhoeae with “Gonococktail,” A Single Dose of Ampicillin Plus Probenicid.- Treatment of Uncomplicated Gonorrhoeae with a Single Dose of Amoxycillin.- Tetracycline in Treatment of Mycoplasma -Induced Prostato-Urethritis.- Assessment of Mycoplasmas and Infertility and the Effect of Doxycycline.- Oral, Vaginal, and Combined Orovaginal Therapy of Mycoplasmosis Urogenitalis.- A Clinical Trial of Tinidazole in Uro-Genital Trichomoniasis.- Trichomonas Vaginitis and Its Treatment with Tinidazole.- The Problem of Trichomoniasis Vaginalis in Children.- Oral Treatment of Vaginal Trichomoniasis with Ornidazole, a Derivative of Metronidazole.- SPA-S-222, A New Oral Derivative for Short-Term Treatment of Vaginal Trichomoniasis.- Short-Term Therapy of Urogenital Trichomoniasis with a New Nitroimidazole Derivative (Ornidazole/Tiberal Roche).- Rationale for Controlling the Emergence of Drug Resistance.- Mechanism of the Inhibitory Effect of Oxacillin on the Beta-Lactamase of Bacillus cereus.- Mode of Action of Chemotherapeutic Agents Against Bacteria Growing in a Continuous Flow Culture with Special Reference to the Anti-Bacterial Effect of Cephalothin, Erythromycin, and Kanamycin.- Mode of Action of Flucytosine in Aspergillus Species.- Action of Polyene Macrolide Antibiotics on Protoplast Type L-Form of E. Coli.- Relationships between Inhibition of Nucleic Acid Synthesis and Competence in B. subtilis.- 14C-Phenyl-Alanine Incorporation in the Presence of Several Antibiotics on B. subtilis Transfection.- Irreversible Inactivation of Ribosomes by Antibiotics.- Theoretical Basis of Antibiotic Combinations.- Antibiotic Sensitivity of Haemophilus influenzae.- Drug Sensitivity Pattern of Gram-Negative Rod.- Pathogens, Isolated from Patients in Intensive Care Units and Their Surroundings with Regard to Their Antibiotic Susceptibility.- In Vitro Sensitivity of 10.610 Bacterial Strains to Trimethoprim-Sulfamethoxazole and Other Bacterial Agents.- The Prevalence of Ampicillin, Cephalosporin and Sulphonamide Resistance Amongst Urinary Tract Pathogens.- Changes of Antimicrobial Susceptibility of Anaerobic Bacteria from Clinical Specimen.- Bactericidal Effect of Cephalosporin Derivatives in Patient Material Containing Enterobacteriaceae Resistant to Ampicillin.- Antibacterial Activity of Rifampicin and Its Combinations Against Clinical Strains Isolated from Cases with Purulent-Inflammatory Processes.- Dynamics of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococci Under Effect of Eliminating Agents.- Tetracycline Resistance in Pneumococci and Group A Streptococci: A Survey in the United Kingdom.- Lysogeny of Streptococcus pyogenes and Transduction of Drug Resistance to Tetracycline, Chloramphenicol, and Macrolides Antibiotics with Phages Induced from Them.- Comparative Activity of Tetracycline, Minocycline, Clomocycline and Methacycline Against Group A, B, C, and G ?-Haemolytic Streptococci.- Cephalosporin-Tobramycin Activity Against Enterococci.- Gentamicin Resistant Gram-Negative-Bacilli at the Geriatric Hospital.- Topical Chemoprophylaxis in Surgery.- Topical Chemotherapy and Prophylaxis in Thermal Injury.- Antimicrobial Applications for Prophylaxis in the Newborn Hexachlorophane.- Chlorhexidine: Attempts to Detect Percutaneous Absorption in Man.- The Disinfection of the Hands — Quantitative Aspects.- Topical Chemotherapy of Skin Disease.- Contamination of Antiseptics and Use of Preservatives.- Chlorhexidine in the Control of Dental Plaque.- Soframycin Treatment of the Nasal Carrier after 14 Years.- The Effect of Antimicrobial Agents on the Umbilical Cord.- Meclocycline, an Antibiotic for Topical Use.- The Effectiveness of Povidone-Iodine, Savlon and Chlorhexidine as Pre-Operative Vaginal Disinfectants.- A Controlled Trial of Povidone-Iodine in the Prevention of Post-Operative Infection in Abdominal Wounds.- Betadine.- List of Contributors.

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