Monday, August 06, 2018

Basic medical microbiology 2018


Authored by the lead author of the bestselling 'Medical Microbiology' and written in the same tradition, 'Basic Medical Microbiology' was designed as a straight-forward, practical introduction to this difficult topic. It provides students with a firm foundation in the principles and applications of microbiology, serving as an effective prep tool for examinations and the transition into clinical application. Carefully curated contents focus on the most commonly observed and tested organisms and diseases.

Table of contents : Overview of medical microbiology --
Introduction of bacteria --
Aerobic gram-positive cocci --
Aerobic gram-positive rods --
Acid-fast bacteria --
Aerobic gram-negative cocci and coccobacilli --
Aerobic fermentative gram-negative rods --
Aerobic non-fermentative gram-negative rods --
Anaerobic bacteria --
Spiral shaped bacteria --
Intracellular bacteria --
Introduction to viruses --
Human immunodeficiency viruses --
Human herpes viruses --
Respiratory viruses --
Hepatitis viruses --
Gastrointestinal viruses --
Introduction to fungi --
Cutaneous and subcutaneous fungi --
Systemic dimorphic fungi --
Opportunistic fungi --
Introduction to parasites --
Protozoa --
Nematodes --
Trematodes --
Cestodes --
Arthropods.