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answered How are antibiotic resistant bacterial infections treated?
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answered When are population dynamics models useful?
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comment How are antibiotic resistant bacterial infections treated?
A second vote for reopening. The question is not "What drugs should I use to treat X", the question is how they are treated. That question is very much in the domain of microbiology and epidemiology, neither one of which are medical fields.
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answered Is it necessary to conduct a power analysis before beginning an experiment?
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revised Have there been any positive public health effects due to UV lights?
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answered Have there been any positive public health effects due to UV lights?
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answered How does the immune system “learn” from a vaccine?
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comment If a human takes antibiotics are all bacteria in the body killed?
Bloody autocorrect on the new OS grumble
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answered If a human takes antibiotics are all bacteria in the body killed?
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answered Why is the microbial ecosystem of the gut so susceptible to disruption by pathogens?
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comment Why is the microbial ecosystem of the gut so susceptible to disruption by pathogens?
Keep in mind one of the most common harmful species is a native species in many people: Clostridium difficile.
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answered What causes the development of antibiotic-resistant strains of bacteria?
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comment What is the most difficult feature to explain evolutionarily?
@KonradRudolph I work on some of those models, and they're less than "quite easy", especially when multiple pathogens are pulled into the equation, or you start working on multiple scales.
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