By Geo. Brooks, Karen C. Carroll, Janet Butel, Stephen Morse
The landmark medical advisor to the function microorganisms play in human health and wellbeing and health problems -- commonly revised and updated
A Doody's middle Title!
Linking basic microbiology ideas with the prognosis and remedy of scientific infections, this extraordinary, moveable textual content supplies a vital evaluation of the organisms and brokers excited by scientific microbiology. as well as short descriptions of the organisms, you will discover important views on pathogenesis, diagnostic laboratory exams, medical findings, remedy, and epidemiology. The book's objective is to introduce simple scientific microbiology throughout the fields of bacteriology, virology, mycology, and parasitology supplying you with a far-reaching, but obtainable evaluate of the self-discipline that you simply cannot locate anyplace else. aiding this acclaimed insurance are greater than three hundred informative illustrations and tables, each one designed to explain and force domestic vital bankruptcy concepts.
New to this Edition:
Updates to severe themes all through, rather within the components of hepatitis viruses, the HIV virus, and bacterial virulence components Refreshed USMLE questions Revised checklist of microorganisms and viruses featured at the within the book's covers