Medical Microbiology and Infection at a Glance

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9780632050260: Medical Microbiology and Infection at a Glance

Medical Microbiology & Infection at a Glance encapsulates the essential facts and principles of modern clinical medical microbiology, leading the reader along the diagnostic pathway, from the infecting agent through the clinical disease to diagnosis and patient management, whether in the hospital or in the community.

Presented in the familiar double-page spread style of the At a Glance series, clear sketches illustrate the pathogenesis of infectious disease and the underlying principles of management; while the text supplies further explanation and detail, for more in-depth study. A series of full color case studies are supplied for self-assessment.

This new edition to the At A Glance series is ideal for use as a study aid for all students of biomedical science and medicine. It also provides a review of the subject for professionals in other specialist areas, including infection control.

  • At a Glance format.
  • Two excellent teachers as authors.
  • Outstanding artwork.

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About the Author:

Stephen H. Gillespie is the Sir James Black Professor of Medicine at The Medical School, University of St Andrews

Kathleen B. Bamford is Consultant Medical Microbiologist and Visiting Professor at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and Imperial Colleage London, and Hammersmith Hospital, London


"This is one of the best short books on the subject I have seen in years! (especially the virology part)." Dr Carol J VanOss of SUNY, Buffalo

"For the depth of information - certainly as a third year - required, this book will more than suffice, and is a welcome addition to my bookshelf." Sphincter - Liverpool Medical Students Society Journal

"I for one will use the excellent diagrams as the basis for some of my student tutorials. This is a useful textbook that neatly places medical microbiology in its clinical context." The Royal College of Pathologists Bulletin

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Stephen Gillespie, Kathleen Bamford
Published by Wiley-Blackwell (2000)
ISBN 10: 0632050268 ISBN 13: 9780632050260
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