From the learning resource, you have had substantial exposure to the mechanisms of
THE FALL OF ANTIBIOTICS. From the learning resource, you have had substantial exposure to the mechanisms of
antibiotic resistance in bacteria as well as how human activities contribute to selection of the genes responsible for resistance. Please utilize this knowledge in your responses to the scenario below:
You have recently been awarded a well-earned Ph.D in Microbiology as an esteemed expert in antibiotic resistance. You are asked to focus your energy and discourse and explain antibiotic resistance on ONE of the following:
1. The executives of National Cattlemen’s Beef Association
2. Parents of a 6 year old boy with Community Acquired-MRSA
3. An immigrant from India with XDR-TB
4. Nursing home facility sanitation staff
Explain what antibiotic resistance is, where it comes from and why it is an issue. Propose potential solutions and/or precautions. Be persuasive.
Please feel free to chose any of the topics. Please this is a word document of two or three pages with proper style formatting and properly cited references.
ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANT 1 Antibiotic Resistance
Institution ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANT 2 Introduction
Antibiotics and other similar medicines are referred to as antimicrobial agents. These