Microbiology and Immunology for the Health Team

Microbiology and Immunology for the Health Team

by Peter R. Stewart, Pamela J. Russell, Elizabeth B. MacKinlay
     
 

Based on a survey of nurse educators teaching microbiology and immunology in Australian nursing schools, this well organized text offers a comprehensive background and detailed introduction to modern microbiology and immunology, assuming a knowledge of biology and, to a lesser extent, chemistry. Summarizes the salient practical features of medical microbiology and…  See more details below

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Based on a survey of nurse educators teaching microbiology and immunology in Australian nursing schools, this well organized text offers a comprehensive background and detailed introduction to modern microbiology and immunology, assuming a knowledge of biology and, to a lesser extent, chemistry. Summarizes the salient practical features of medical microbiology and describes the infectious diseases currently seen in hospitals and community settings. Reviews methods of disease prophylaxis and therapy and the problems of antibiotic resistance. Also discusses clinical diseases in general terms and includes a list of further reading material at the end of each chapter.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471333852
Publisher:
Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/01/1985
Pages:
526
Product dimensions:
3.03(w) x 3.03(h) x (d)

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