Microbiology / Edition 2

Microbiology / Edition 2

by Richard A. Harvey, Pamela C. Champe, Bruce D. Fisher
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781782155

ISBN-13: 9780781782159

Pub. Date: 07/01/2006

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Now in full color, Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews: Microbiology, Second Edition enables rapid review and assimilation of large amounts of complex information about medical microbiology. The book has the hallmark features for which Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews volumes are so popular: an outline format, 450 full-color illustrations, end-of

Overview

Now in full color, Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews: Microbiology, Second Edition enables rapid review and assimilation of large amounts of complex information about medical microbiology. The book has the hallmark features for which Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews volumes are so popular: an outline format, 450 full-color illustrations, end-of-chapter summaries, review questions, plus an entire section of clinical case studies with full-color illustrations.

This edition's medical/clinical focus has been sharpened to provide a high-yield review. Five additional case studies have been included, bringing the total to nineteen. Review questions have been reformatted to comply with USMLE Step 1 style, with clinical vignettes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781782159
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
07/01/2006
Series:
Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents

THE MICROBIAL WORLD

Introduction to Microbiology

Normal Flora

Pathogenicity of Microorganisms

Diagnostic Microbiology

Vaccines and Antibiotics

BACTERIA

Bacterial Structure, Growth, and Metabolism

Bacterial Genetics

Staphylococci

Streptococci

Facultative and Aerobic Gram-positive Rods

Neisseriae

Enteric Gram-negative Rods

Other Gram-negative Rods

Clostridia and Other Anaerobic Rods

Spirochetes

Mycoplasma

Chlamydiae

Mycobacteria and Actinomycetes

Rickettsiae

FUNGI AND PARASITES

Fungi

Protozoa

Helminths

VIRUSES

Introduction to the Viruses

Non-enveloped DNA Viruses

Enveloped DNA Viruses

Hepatitis B and Hepatitis D (Delta) Viruses

Positive-strand RNA Viruses

Retroviruses and AIDS

Negative-strand RNA Viruses

Double-stranded RNA Viruses: the Reoviridae

Unconventional Infectious Agents

CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY REVIEW

Summary of Clinically Important Microorganisms

Disease Summaries

Illustrated Case Studies

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