English | ISBN: 0071845747 | 2016 | 832 Pages | PDF | 87 MB
The most concise, clinically relevant, and current review of medical microbiology and immunology
Essential for USMLE review and medical microbiology coursework!
Review of Medical Microbiology and Immunology is a succinct, high-yield review of the medically important aspects of microbiology and immunology. It covers both the basic and clinical aspects of bacteriology, virology, mycology, parasitology, and immunology and also discusses important infectious diseases using an organ system approach. The book emphasizes the real-world clinical application of microbiology and immunology to infectious diseases and offers a unique mix of narrative text, color images, tables and figures, Q&A, and clinical vignettes.
Content valuable to any study objective or learning style:
650 USMLE-style practice questions test your knowledge and understanding
50 clinical cases illustrate the importance of basic science information in clinical diagnosis
A complete USMLE-style practice exam consisting of 80 questions helps you prepare for the exam
Pearls impart important basic science information helpful in answering questions on the USMLE
Concise summaries of medically important organisms
Self-assessment questions with answers appear at the end of each chapter
Color images depict clinically important findings, such as infectious disease lesions
Gram stains of bacteria, electron micrographs of viruses, and microscopic images depict fungi, protozoa,
Chapters on infectious diseases from an organ system perspective