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The Killers Within

The Killers Within

The Deadly Rise Of Drug-Resistant Bacteria

“A compelling — if terrifying — account of the rise of antibiotic resistance” (Wall Street Journal), The Killers Within tells the shocking truth about the threat of new and evolving bacteria and how physicians are trying to combat it.

A battle is taking place on the frontiers of medicine between rapidly evolving bacteria that threaten our health and the doctors who are struggling to outwit them. These bacteria are everywhere: in and on our bodies, in homes, schools, hospitals, crowded airplaines, day-care centers. And, as The Killers Within makes frighteningly clear, so far the bacteria are winning.

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Genre: Nonfiction / Science / Life Sciences / Bacteriology

On Sale: September 2nd 2003

Price: $19.99 / $24.99 (CAD)

Page Count: 336

ISBN-13: 9780316735667

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