Rapid Review Microbiology and Immunology: With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access / Edition 2

Rapid Review Microbiology and Immunology: With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access / Edition 2

by Ken S. Rosenthal, James S. Tan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323044263

ISBN-13: 9780323044264

Pub. Date: 11/29/2006

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

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Get the most from your study time...and experience a realistic USMLE simulation! These new additions to the Rapid Review Series-highly rated in the First Aid rankings-make it easy for you to master all of the basic science material covered on the USMLE(tm) Step 1 Exam.

  • Each title focuses on a particular basic science subject, providing an at-a-glance, outline-format review of all the information you need to know.
  • A user-friendly 2-color layout, Hi-Yield Margin Notes, and Key Points make studying easy.
  • 100 high-quality USMLE-style review questions inside each book allow you to practice for the USMLE, and include a full rationale that lets you know why every possible answer is right or wrong.
  • Another 250 USMLE-style questions for each title are available at www.studentconsult.com-mirroring the look and feel of the actual exam, and providing detailed feedback on which areas you may need to study more

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323044264
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
11/29/2006
Series:
Rapid Review Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

SECTION I:Immunology

Chapter 1 Components of the Immune System

Chapter 2 Role of T Cells in Immune Responses

Chapter 3 Immunoglobulins and Their Production by B Cells

Chapter 4 Normal and Abnormal Immune Responses

Chapter 5 Laboratory Tests for Diagnosis

SECTION II:Bacteriology

Chapter 6 Bacterial Structure

Chapter 7 Bacterial Growth, Genetics, and Virulence

Chapter 8 Diagnosis, Therapy, and Prevention of Bacterial Diseases

Chapter 9 Gram-Positive Cocci

Chapter 10 Gram-Positive Toxigenic Rods

Chapter 11 Enterobacteriaceae

Chapter 12 Gram-Negative Cocci and Coccobacilli

Chapter 13 Gram-Negative, Oxidase-Positive Motile Rods

Chapter 14 Mycoplasmas, Filamentous Bacteria, and Bacteroides

Chapter 15 Spirochetes

Chapter 16 Mycobacteria

Chapter 17 Chlamydiae and Zoonotic Intracellular Bacteria

SECTION III:Virology

Chapter 18 Viral Structure, Classification, and Replication

Chapter 19 Viral Pathogenesis

Chapter 20 Diagnosis, Therapy, and Prevention of Viral Diseases

Chapter 21 Nonenveloped (Naked) DNA Viruses

Chapter 22 Enveloped DNA Viruses

Chapter 23 Nonenveloped (Naked) RNA Viruses

Chapter 24 Large Enveloped RNA Viruses

Chapter 25 Small and Midsized Enveloped RNA Viruses

Chapter 26 Retroviruses

Chapter 27 Hepatitis Viruses

SECTION IV:Mycology, Parasitology, and Infectious Diseases

Chapter 28 Fungi

Chapter 29 Parasites

Chapter 30 Infectious Diseases: Clinical Correlations

Appendix 1: Bacteriology Summary Tables and Trigger Words

Appendix 2: Virology Summary Tables and Trigger Words

Appendix 3: Mycology and Parasitology Trigger Words

Common Laboratory Values

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