Microbiology and Immunology

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2004 - Medical - 208 pages
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If you are wondering how the microbiology principles you are studying will apply to real life patients, Blueprints Notes & Cases—Microbiology and Immunology has just what you need—basic science concepts tied to clinical cases!

This book offers high-yield, concise basic science content presented in a logical template. Each topic features a case presentation followed by thought questions and a basic science review. Thumbnails and key points provide a quick review of the essential information. Multiple-choice questions at the end of each case allow you to test your knowledge.

Use during your coursework to aid in understanding application of principles, then review again as you prep for exams.

Perfect for medical students—physician assistants, nurse practitioners and related health professionals will also find Blueprints Notes & Cases valuable.

 

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Contents

Grampositive cocci 1 Staphylococcus aureus
3
Streptococcus pyogenes
7
aHemolytic streptococci
11
Enterococci
13
Grampositive rods 5 Nocardia and an Overview of the GramPositive Rods
15
Bacillus anthracis
18
Clostridium tetani
22
Clostridium botulinum
25
West Nile Virus
96
Hepatitis A Virus
99
Hepatitis B Virus
101
Ebola Virus
104
Influenza Virus
106
Rubella Virus
109
Adenovirus
112
Enterovirus
114

Clostridium difficile
27
Gramnegative cocci 10 Neisseria meningitidis
29
GramNegative Rods That Cause Gastrointestinal Infections
32
Pseudomonas aeruginosa
35
Haemophilus influenzae
38
Haemophilus ducreyi
40
Proteus mirabilis
42
Vibrio cholerae
45
Helicobacter pylori
48
Zoonotic GramNegative Rods
51
Salmonella typhi
55
Other bacterial species 20 Mycobacterium tuberculosis
57
Nontuberculousmycobacteria
60
Rickettsia rickettsii
64
Coxiella burnetii
66
Mycoplasma
69
Chlamydia trachomatis
72
Babesia microti
75
Leptospira interrogans
78
Treponema pallidum
80
Borrelia burgdorferi
83
Herpes Simplex Virus
87
Cytomegalovirus
91
Human Immunodeficiency Virus
93
Aspergillus fumigatus
117
Cryptococcus neoformans
121
Candida albicans
124
Coccidioidomycosis and the Endemic Mycoses
127
Plasmodium
130
Garda
134
Pneumocystis carinii
137
Q Trichomonasvaginalis 140
140
Toxoplasma gondii
143
Taenia solium
146
Strongyodes
149
Schistosomiasis and the Trematodes
152
Chagas Disease
155
Answer KeyMicrobiology
157
IMMUNOLOGY
159
CellMediated Immunity
161
Humoral Immunity and Autoimmune Disease
168
Innate Immunity and the Complement System
173
Hypersensitivity Reactions
178
immunodeficiency
183
Answer KeyImmunology
187
ANSWERS
189
INDEX
201
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