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A drama about the misuse of antibiotics, specially commissioned by Aston University, is to be publically premiered at Thinktank, Birmingham Science Museum on Thursday 13 April. “The Drugs Don’t Work: A Tale of Resistance” will be performed by Hobgoblin Theatre Company.
In a short review Kim, and Rhee discuss the current controversy over antibacterial soaps. They discuss possible reasons why some studies show significant difference between plain soap and antibacterial soap whilst others do not.
Despite in the 1980/90s indicating that hand wash sinks can act as reservoirs of bacteria that cause hospital infections, this risk has been generally dismissed.