NOVA

Season 13 Episode 20

When Wonder Drugs Don't Work

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Aired Wednesday 9:00 PM Mar 25, 1986 on PBS
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When Wonder Drugs Don't Work
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When Wonder Drugs Don't Work examines the alarming rise of infections that are resistant to antibiotics. This 1986 report from the science program NOVA details the medical community's struggle to find new solutions to a problem they thought solved. This episode includes the story of an Australian hospital overwhelmed by a staph infection in 1977.moreless

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