Review of Medical Microbiology

1st Edition

Authors:

  • Print ISBN 9780323033251

Key Features

  • Makes an excellent study tool for the microbiology portion of the USMLE Step 1 exam.
  • Presents questions in the USMLE style to familiarize readers with the exam format.
  • Includes correct answers for every questions, plus rationales that explain why those answers are correct.
  • Features page references to the main text for each answer, making more information easy to find.
  • Integrates 70 color illustrations that demonstrate complex concepts and the appearance of disease.
  • Considers etiology, epidemiology, host defenses, identification, diagnosis, prevention, and control for a broad range of pathogens.

Table of Contents

I. Bacteriology


II. Virology


III. Mycology



IV. Parasitology

Details

No. of pages:
176
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2005
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Print ISBN:
9780323033251

About the authors

Patrick Murray

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Worldwide Director, Scientific Affairs, BD Diagnostics, Sparks, Maryland, Adjunct Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland

Ken Rosenthal

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Biomedical Sciences and Director Microbiology and Immunology, Roseman University of Health Sciences College of Medicine, Las Vegas, Nevada; Emeritus Professor, Northeastern Ohio Medical University, Rootstown, Ohio