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Hunting the nightmare bacteria

Rick Young

Hunting the nightmare bacteria

by Rick Young

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diseases,
  • Causes and theories of causation,
  • Drug resistance in microorganisms,
  • Infection,
  • Epidemiology,
  • Bacterial Infections,
  • Disease Outbreaks,
  • Drug Resistance, Multiple, Bacterial,
  • Bacteria

  • About the Edition

    Frontline reporter David Hoffman investigates the alarming rise in hospitals, communities, and across the globe of untreatable infections. Fueled by decades of antibiotic overuse, the crisis has deepened as major drug companies have abandoned the development of new antibiotics. Without swift action, the miracle age of antibiotics could be coming to an end.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesNightmare bacteria, Frontline (Television program). Hunting the nightmare bacteria.
    Statementproduced by Raney Aronson, Missy Frederick, Rick Young ; written and directed by Rick Young
    ContributionsLyman, Will, 1948- narrator, American University (Washington, D.C.). School of Communication. Investigative Reporting Workshop, WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.),
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRB151 .H86 2017
    The Physical Object
    Format[videorecording] /
    Pagination1 videodisc (60 min.)
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26935789M
    ISBN 101531703232
    LC Control Number2017038700

      Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria Has the age of antibiotics come to an end? From a young girl thrust onto life support in Arizona to an uncontrollable outbreak at one of the nation’s most prestigious hospitals, FRONTLINE investigates the alarming rise of a deadly type of bacteria that our modern antibiotics can’t stop.   received a DVD for this post. This post contains affiliate links, and I will receive compensation if you make a purchase after clicking on my links. Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria “Nightmare Bacteria.” That’s how the CDC describes a frightening threat spreading quickly in hospitals, communities, and across the globe.

    PBS Frontline documentary.   Because of the PBS connection, we took the opportunity to talk with him about those Frontline documentaries, when we discussed his new book – The Billion Dollar Spy - earlier in the month. Antibiotic Resistance. The first two films, Hunting The Nightmare Bacteria and The Trouble With Antibiotics, cover the problem of antibiotic resistance. “Antibiotics, these medical drugs of the .

      “Nightmare bacteria.” That’s how the CDC describes a frightening new threat spreading quickly in hospitals, communities and across the globe.. In "Hunting The Nightmare Bacteria. A recent PBS Frontline documentary, Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria, delved into the horrors of antibiotic resistance, examining the depth and breadth of the problem and the attempt to locate a.


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Bacteria have formed defenses against antibiotics far sooner than many experts predicted (and those who did raise the alarm were ignored far too often). This film convinced me that life- threatening bacterial infections are no longer uncommon events.

And it could be just a matter of time before a pandemic is likely/5(9). That danger is the central premise of Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria," a troubling and frankly scary report from Frontline.

It begins with the fact that beforeit was extremely rare to find patients who were resistant to carbapenems, a class of powerful, last-resort antibiotics. Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria.

NARRATOR: This is the story of three seemingly disconnected events beginning at the same time. What they each have in common is a type of infection that is becoming. I recently watched the PBS “Frontline documentary “Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria.” It investigates the rise of deadly drug-resistant bacteria.

As the world health organization has recently reported, we may be heading for a post-antibiotic world where common infections will again kill. Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria, was a bit of an eye opener, it is scary to see how quickly bacteria can be spread.

An how fast it can turn into a bacteria to a superbug. In the first story Addie was a healthy 11 year old girl who complained of pain in her hip. Then she was in the hospital fighting for her life. HUNTING THE NIGHTMARE BACTERIA Hunting The Nightmare Bacteria The antibacterial drugs that were developed after the Second World War have always had the threat of becoming inept, as bacteria acquired resistance.

However, none of the health officials had estimated the drastic health damage that simple infections could bring about. Hunting Nightmare Bacteria Video Worksheet Addy 1. Describe Addy’s symptoms when she became sick: she complained of a pain in her hip and then developed a fever.

When Addy first came into the hospital, doctors believed she had __a viral infection_____. Addy. Start studying Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria (extra credit) STUDY. Flashcards.

Learn. Write. Spell. Test. PLAY. Match. Gravity. Created by. BQuay. Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria. Terms in this set (15) Tuscan, Arizona, May Addy-Dangerous bacteria-First sign was pain in her hip-Got MRSA from community. Shop Barnes & Noble for Frontline: Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria on DVD by David E.

Hoffman, Emma Schwartz featuring {3}. Our Stores Are Open Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpBrand: Pbs (Direct). On Octo FRONTLINE and PBS will air a very important show called Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria.

I am hoping that this will help inspire people to do something – but I know that I am almost certain to be disappointed. For example, in our area, the show will air at 10 pm.

I’m usually in bed by then (just kidding). Hunting the Nightmare Bateria: frontline-hunting-nightmare-bacteria (2) Tues: April 2: Periods 2,4,6: Wrapped up “Ebola the Plague Hunters” and turned that worksheet in. Bacteria Notes: bacteriach with bacteria notes.

Hunting the Nightmare Bateria: frontline-hunting-nightmare-bacteria. Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria Words7 Pages In the last decade, the number of prescriptions for antibiotics has increases. Even though, antibiotics are helpful, an excess amount of antibiotics.

Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria Has the age of antibiotics come to an end. From a young girl thrust onto life support in Arizona to an uncontrollable outbreak at one of the nation's most prestigious.

Identify the bacterial infection(s) that Addy suffered from. Describe why the bacteria infecting Addy were/are so dangerous.

What is NDM-1. Recall that David Ricci was infected with Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE),an NDM-1 possessing bacteria.; Where can NDM-1 containing bacteria be found in the environment. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Frontline: Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.

Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria 1x Current Affairs Science “Nightmare bacteria.” That’s how the CDC describes a frightening threat spreading quickly in hospitals, communities, and across the globe.

Correspondent David E. Hoffman investigates the alarming rise of untreatable infections: from a young girl thrust onto life support in an. Watch an excerpt from the FRONTLINE documentary "Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria," which airs Tuesday, Oct.

22 on most PBS television stations. Drug-resistant bacteria. HUNTING THE NIGHTMARE BACTERIA | Drug resistant superbugs FRONTLINE investigates the alarming rise of a deadly type of bacteria that our modern antibiotics can't stop. 'Nightmare' drug.

FRONTLINE: Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria ""Nightmare bacteria."" That's how the CDC describes a frightening threat spreading quickly in hospitals, communities, and across the globe.

A Guide to Biology before beginning this lab. The purpose of this lab exercise is to gain a better understanding of the biology of antibiotic resistant bacteria and the role of antibiotics to control and treat these bacteria.

For this lab exercise, watch the Frontline video “Hunting the Nightmare Bacteria” (approx. 55 minutes). Directed by Rick Young. With Will Lyman, Tonya Rerecich, Addie Rerecich, David E. Hoffman. Investigate the alarming rise of untreatable infections/View Lab Report - Hunting the Nightmare from BIO at Lower Columbia College.

Mackenna Luttrell Microbiology 1. How many people are infected with untreatable (drug-resistant).