Proper antibiotic use, from Readers Forum at The Jakarta Post

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Proper antibiotic use, from Readers Forum at The Jakarta Post

  1. 1. > W½ f° n ¾ $ d :fff W¾ ½ $$ ©fff½¾ n¯$° ¾$ $ $ $ ½½ f° Home Paper Edition Weekender Youthspeak Public Blog Study abroad Login Register News Views Headlines National Archipelago Business Jakarta World Sports Opinion Readers' forum Site Map Tuesday, September 07, 2010 13:44 PM Follow us on Search GO READERS FORUM More readers forum News Letter: Proper antibiotic use Letter: HSBC responds | Wed, 09/01/2010 10:05 AM | readers forum A | A | A | Letter: Insomnia complaints Letter: HSBC interbanking services I am a physician working in Semarang. While we have a strict policy on antibiotic use, we also require patient cooperation in understanding that not all infections need antibiotics. Issue: ‘Muslims protest plan to burn Koran’ Viral infections in the pharynx for example, are self-limiting, and patients may recover just by bed rest and an Comment: Healthcare for RI: Universal adequate immune response from the body. or not? It is, then, a matter of educating and raising awareness of both health professionals and the public, that the impact Text your say: Loudspeaker incident of reckless antibiotic use can be detrimental. more What needs to be addressed is that each infection needs specific antibiotics, and that the more “advanced” antibiotics should be reserved for severe infections. Rahajeng N. Tunjungputri, MD Semarang Related News Letter: HSBC responds Letter: Insomnia complaints Letter: HSBC interbanking services Letter: Send skillful workers only Post Comments | Comments (0) | | | | | | | | Agoda.web.id/Jakarta Ads by Google Paper Edition Military junta plays China card against election critics Insight: Sovereignty, diplomacy and national defense Navy chief nominated as next TNI commander President visits Mount Sinabung, asks refugees to be patient House delays start of expensive new building for legislators more Life Sci-Tech Environment Body Soul Art Design Culture Lifestyle Entertainment People Features News Views Headlines National Archipelago Business Jakarta World Sports Special Report Opinion Readers' forum Home Company Profile Online Media Kit Print Media Kit Weekender Media Kit About Us Contact Us Site Map Copyright © 2008 The Jakarta Post - PT Bina Media Tenggara. All Rights Reserved. € $ $ WD

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