Medical Microbiology - 9th Edition - ISBN: 9780323673228, 9780323674508

Medical Microbiology

9th Edition

Authors: Patrick Murray Ken Rosenthal Michael Pfaller
Paperback ISBN: 9780323673228
eBook ISBN: 9780323674508
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 10th March 2020
Page Count: 872
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The foremost text in this complex and fast-changing field, Medical Microbiology, 9th Edition, provides concise, up-to-date, and understandable explanations of key concepts in medical microbiology, immunology, and the microbes that cause human disease. Clear, engaging coverage of basic principles, immunology, laboratory diagnosis, bacteriology, virology, mycology, and parasitology help you master the essentials of microbiology―effectively preparing you for your coursework, exams, and beyond.

Table of Contents

SECTION 1

Introduction

1 Introduction to Medical Microbiology KEN

2 Human Microbiome in Health and Disease PAT

3 Sterilization, Disinfection, and Antisepsis PAT

SECTION 2

General Principles of Laboratory Diagnosis

4 Microscopy and In Vitro Culture PAT

5 Molecular Diagnosis KEN

6 Serologic Diagnosis KEN

SECTION 3

Basic Concepts in the Immune Response – ALL CHAPTERS KEN

7 Elements of Host Protective Responses

8 Innate Host Responses

9 Antigen-Specific Immune Responses

10 Immune Responses to Infectious Agents

11 Antimicrobial Vaccines

SECTION 4

Bacteriology

12 Bacterial Classification, Structure, and Replication KEN

13 Bacterial Metabolism and Genetics KEN

14 Mechanisms of Bacterial Pathogenesis KEN

15 Role of Bacteria in Disease PAT

16 Laboratory Diagnosis of Bacterial Diseases PAt

17 Antibacterial Agents PAT - 35

18 Staphylococcus and Related Gram-Positive Cocci

19 Streptococcus and Enterococcus

20 Bacillus 

21 Listeria and Related Gram-Positive Bacteria

22 Mycobacterium and Related Acid-Fast Bacteria

23 Neisseria and Related Genera

24 Haemophilus and Related Bacteria

25 Enterobacteriaceae

26 Vibrio and Related Bacteria

27 Pseudomonas and Related Bacteria

28 Campylobacter and Helicobacter 

29 Miscellaneous Gram-Negative Rods

30 Clostridium

31 Non–Spore-Forming Anaerobic Bacteria

32 Treponema, Borrelia, and Leptospira

33 Mycoplasma and Ureaplasma

34 Rickettsia, Ehrlichia, and Related Bacteria

35 Chlamydia and Chlamydophila

SECTION 5

Virology – ALL KEN

36 Viral Classification, Structure, and Replication

37 Mechanisms of Viral Pathogenesis

38 Role of Viruses in Disease

39 Laboratory Diagnosis of Viral Diseases

40 Antiviral Agents and Infection Control

41 Papillomaviruses and Polyomaviruses

42 Adenoviruses

43 Human Herpesviruses

44 Poxviruses

45 Parvoviruses

46 Picornaviruses

47 Coronaviruses and Noroviruses

48 Paramyxoviruses

49 Orthomyxoviruses

50 Rhabdoviruses, Filoviruses, and Bornaviruses

51 Reoviruses

52 Togaviruses and Flaviviruses

53 Bunyaviridae and Arenaviridae

54 Retroviruses

55 Hepatitis Viruses

56 Prion Diseases

SECTION 6 – ALL MIKE

Mycology

57 Fungal Classification, Structure, and Replication

58 Pathogenesis of Fungal Disease – add section on mycotoxins and mycotoxicoses

59 Role of Fungi in Disease

60 Laboratory Diagnosis of Fungal Disease

61 Antifungal Agents

62 Superficial and Cutaneous Mycoses

63 Subcutaneous Mycoses

64 Systemic Mycoses Caused by Dimorphic Fungi

65 Opportunistic Mycoses

66 Fungal and Fungal-Like Infections of Unusual or Uncertain Etiology

SECTION 7 – ALL MIKE

Parasitology

67 Parasitic Classification, Structure, and Replication

68 Pathogenesis of Parasitic Diseases

69 Role of Parasites in Disease

70 Laboratory Diagnosis of Parasitic Disease

71 Antiparasitic Agents

72 Intestinal and Urogenital Protozoa

73 Blood and Tissue Protozoa

74 Nematodes

75 Trematodes

76 Cestodes

77 Arthropods

Details

No. of pages:
872
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2020
Published:
10th March 2020
Imprint:
Elsevier
Paperback ISBN:
9780323673228
eBook ISBN:
9780323674508

About the Authors

Patrick Murray

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Worldwide Director, Scientific Affairs, BD Diagnostics, Sparks; Adjunct Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland; VP, IDS Medical Affairs, Microbiology, BD Life Sciences

Ken Rosenthal

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Immunology, Augusta University/University of Georgia Medical Partnership, Athens, GA.; Emeritus Professor, Northeast Ohio Medical University, Rootstown, Ohio

Michael Pfaller

Affiliations and Expertise

Chief Medical Officer, T2 Biosystems, Lexington, Massachusetts, Professor Emeritus, University of Iowa College of Medicine and College of Public Health, Iowa City, Iowa