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Tag archive for : Acinetobacter baumannii

Tag archive for : Acinetobacter baumannii

This man should have died, but phage infusions saved his life

August 11, 2017

Tom Patterson should have died during those weeks in March 2016 when he lay comatose, a lethal strain of ­multi-drug-resistant bacteria raging through his body. Antibiotics proved useless, and his doctors were grim. They were losing him. He should have died, but he didn’t. Instead, in desperation, a novel approach … Continue reading

Posted : 2017 , News

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