Medical Microbiology and Immunology (Lange Series) / Edition 6

Medical Microbiology and Immunology (Lange Series) / Edition 6

by Warren E. Levinson, Ernest Jawetz, Ernest Jawetz
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838564100

ISBN-13: 9780838564103

Pub. Date: 08/07/2000

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional

Quite simply THE best book available to prepare students for the diverse study of microbiology and immunology, this edition has been thoroughly updated and revised to contain the most current information available. No other book of this length so comprehensively covers bacteria and fungi and the numerous diseases they cause, as well as immunology.

Overview

Quite simply THE best book available to prepare students for the diverse study of microbiology and immunology, this edition has been thoroughly updated and revised to contain the most current information available. No other book of this length so comprehensively covers bacteria and fungi and the numerous diseases they cause, as well as immunology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838564103
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional
Publication date:
08/07/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
7.19(w) x 9.97(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Basic Bacteriology

1. Bacteria Compared With Other Microorganisms

2. Structure of Bacterial Cells

3. Growth

4. Genetics

5. Classification of Medically Important Bacteria

6. Normal Flora

7. Pathogenesis

8. Host Defenses

9. Laboratory Diagnosis

10. Antimicrobial Drugs: Mechanisms of Action

11. Antimicrobial Drugs: Resistance

12. Bacterial Vaccines

13. Sterilization & Disinfection

Part II: Clinical Bacteriology

14. Overview of the Major Pathogens & Introduction to Anaerobic Bacteria

15. Gram-Positive Cocci

16. Gram-Negative Cocci

17. Gram-Positive Rods

18. Gram-Negative Rods Related to the Enteric Tract

19. Gram-Negative Rods Related to the Respiratory Tract

20. Gram-Negative Rods Related to Animal Sources (Zoonotic Organisms)

21. Mycobacteria

22. Actinomycetes

23. Mycoplasmas

24. Spirochetes

25. Chlamydiae

26. Rickettsiae

27. Minor Bacterial Pathogens

Part III: Basic Virology

28. Structure

29. Replication

30. Genetics & Gene Therapy

(and more...)

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