Introduction to Microbiology for the Health Sciences

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Using simple terminology and avoiding complex and confusing details, this text offers a complete, clinically oriented overview of basic medical microbiology. It covers information that is essential to understanding how micro-organisms cause disease, and provides a taxonomic approach to organism presentation, using a pathogen-oriented sequence that provides an understanding of the microbe in its setting regardless of the site of infection.

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Contents

Historical Developments in Medical Microbiology
1
The Germ Theory of Disease and The Golden Age
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Molecular Biology
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