Microbiology in Your Pocket: Quick Pathogen Review
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Microbiology in Your Pocket: Quick Pathogen Review by Melphine Harriott is a concise guide to common and rare bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites that begins with pathogens that infect the nervous system and ends with pathogens infecting multiple organs. The presentation of material by organ system facilitates easy organization and provides versatility of use.
Each card presents similar information with variations due to inherent pathogen differences. On the front is an introduction to each pathogen with clinical vignettes and images. The back provides the taxonomy or morphology, infections, pathogenesis, epidemiology, diagnosis, prevention, treatment options, and an explanation.
More than 230 graphics including full-color clinical images, pathogen photomicrographs, cell stains, biochemical tests, and diagrams
Six color-coded pathogen types further facilitate quick acquisition of knowledge
Online content via Winking Skull.com provides navigation by organ system or pathogen type
Promotes long-term retention of complex material
Animations further enhance learning
This is an essential guide for medical students preparing for the USMLE®. It is also an ideal choice for graduate-level students in health science and dentistry looking for a user-friendly microbiology review.
Chapter 1 Nervous System
Chapter 2 Head and Neck
Chapter 3 Respiratory System
Chapter 4 Blood/Lymph/Systemic/Cardiovascular Systems
Chapter 5 Gastrointestinal System
Chapter 6 Liver/Biliary System
Chapter 7 Renal/Urinary Systems
Chapter 8 Reproductive System
Chapter 9 Skin/Soft Tissue/Musculoskeletal
Chapter 10 Multiple Organ Systems Appendix