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Medical microbiology : a guide to microbial infections ...

by Greenwood, David; Barer, Mike; Slack, Richard; Irving, Will [Editors].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Edinburgh : Elsevier, 2012Edition: 18th ed.Description: xvi, 778 p.ISBN: 9780702040894; 9780702040900 (international ISBN).Subject(s): Medical microbiology | Bacteria | Fungi | Microbiological Techniques | Viruses
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Contents: Contents PART 1 MICROBIAL BIOLOGY 1 Microbiology and medicine D. Greenwood and M. R. Barer 2 Morphology and nature of micro-organisms M. R. Barer 3 Classi?cation, identi?cation and typing of micro-organisms T. L. Pitt 4 Bacterial growth, physiology and death M. R. Barer 5 Antimicrobial agents D. Greenwood and M. M. Ogilvie 6 Bacterial genetics K. J. Towner 7 Virus-cell interactions M. Norval PART 2 INFECTION AND IMMUNITY 8 Immunological principles: antigens and antigen recognition J. Stewart 9 Innate and acquired immunity J. Stewart 10 Immunity in viral infections J. Stewart 11 Parasitic infections: pathogenesis and immunity J. Stewart 12 Immunity in bacterial infections J. Stewart 13 Bacterial pathogenicity D. A. A. Ala'Aldeen 14 The natural history of infection M. R. Barer PART 3 BACTERIAL PATHOGENS AND ASSOCIATED DISEASES 15 Staphylococcus H. Humphreys 16 Streptococcus and enterococcus M. Kilian 17 Coryneform bacteria, listeria and erysipelothrix J. McLauchlin and P. Riegel 18 Mycobacterium J. M. Grange 19 Environmental mycobacteria J. M. Grange 20 Actinomyces, nocardia and tropheryma J. M. Grange 21 Bacillus H. S. Atkins 22 Clostridium T. V. Riley 23 Neisseria and moraxella D. A. A. Ala'Aldeen and N. Oldfield 24 Salmonella H. Chart 25 Shigella Bacillary dysentery H. Chart 26 Escherichia H. Chart 27 Klebsiella, enterobacter, proteus and other enterobacteria H. Chart 28 Pseudomonads and non-fermenters J. R. W. Govan 29 Campylobacter and helicobacter J. M. Ketley 30 Vibrio, mobiluncus, gardnerella and spirillum H. Chart 31 Haemophilus M. P. E. Slack 32 Bordetella N. W. Preston and R. C. Matthews 33 Legionella Legionnaires' disease; Pontiac fever J. Hood and G. F. S. Edwards 34 Brucella, bartonella and streptobacillus M. J. Corbel 35 Yersinia, pasteurella and francisella M. J. Corbel 36 Non-sporing anaerobes R. P. Allaker 37 Treponema and borrelia A. Cockayne 38 LeptospiraLeptospirosis; Weil's disease M. Picardeau 39 Chlamydia Genital and ocular infections; infertility; atypical pneumonia D. Mabey 40 Rickettsia, orientia, ehrlichia, anaplasma and coxiella D. H. Walker and Xue-Jie Yu 41 Mycoplasmas Atypical pneumonia; genital tract infection D. Taylor-Robinson PART 4 VIRAL PATHOGENS AND ASSOCIATED DISEASES 42 Adenoviruses Respiratory disease; conjunctivitis; gut infections J. S. M. Peiris and C. R. Madeley 43 Herpesviruses I. Johannessen and M. M. Ogilvie 44 Poxviruses T. H. Pennington 45 Papillomaviruses and polyomaviruses H. A. Cubie 46 Hepadnaviruses Hepatitis B infection; deltavirus infection P. Simmonds and W. Tong 47 Parvoviruses B19 infection; erythema infectiosum P. J. Molyneaux 48 Picornaviruses I. Johannessen and S. M. Burns 49 Orthomyxoviruses In?uenza M. Zambon 50 Paramyxoviruses Respiratory infections; mumps; measles; Hendra/Nipah disease J. S. M. Peiris and C. R. Madeley 51 Arboviruses: alphaviruses, ?aviviruses and bunyaviruses A. D. T. Barrett and S. C. Weaver 52 Togavirus and hepacivirus Rubella; hepatitis C and E viruses L. Hesketh, P. Simmonds and J. F. Peutherer 53 Arenaviruses and ?loviruses H. Feldman, D. Safronetzand D. Falzarano 54 Reoviruses Gastro-enteritis N. A. Cunliffe and O. Nakagomi 55 Retroviruses Acquired immune de?ciency syndrome; lymphoma Y. Taha and J. F. Peutherer 56 Caliciviruses and astroviruses Diarrhoeal disease W. D. Cubitt 57 Coronaviruses Upper respiratory tract disease J. Pieris 58 Rhabdoviruses Rabies T. Fooks, D. Healy and A. Banyard 59 Transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (prion diseases) J. W. Ironside PART 5 FUNGAL PATHOGENS, PARASITIC INFECTIONS AND MEDICAL ENTOMOLOGY 60 Fungi Super?cial, subcutaneous and systemic mycoses D. W. Warnock 61 Protozoa Malaria; toxoplasmosis; cryptosporidiosis; amoebiasis; trypanosomiasis; leishmaniasis; giardiasis; trichomoniasis D. Greenwood 62 Helminths Intestinal worm infections; ?lariasis; schistosomiasis; hydatid disease D. Greenwood 63 Arthropods Arthropod-borne diseases; ectoparasitic infections; allergy D. Greenwood PART 6 DIAGNOSIS, TREATMENT AND CONTROL OF INFECTION 64 Infective syndromes R. C. B. Slack 65 Diagnostic procedures R. C. B. Slack 66 Strategy of antimicrobial chemotherapy R. C. B. Slack 67 Epidemiology and control of community infections D. Reid and D. Goldberg 68 Hospital infection R. C. B. Slack 69 Immunization R. C. B. Slack INDEX
Summary: Suitable for medical and biomedical students and specialist trainees, this title covers the basic biology of microbes, infection and immunity and that are followed by a systematic review of infective agents, their associated diseases and their control. It addresses the essential principles of diagnosis, treatment and management.
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Contents:
Contents PART 1 MICROBIAL BIOLOGY 1 Microbiology and medicine D. Greenwood and M. R. Barer 2 Morphology and nature of micro-organisms M. R. Barer 3 Classi?cation, identi?cation and typing of micro-organisms T. L. Pitt 4 Bacterial growth, physiology and death M. R. Barer 5 Antimicrobial agents D. Greenwood and M. M. Ogilvie 6 Bacterial genetics K. J. Towner 7 Virus-cell interactions M. Norval PART 2 INFECTION AND IMMUNITY 8 Immunological principles: antigens and antigen recognition J. Stewart 9 Innate and acquired immunity J. Stewart 10 Immunity in viral infections J. Stewart 11 Parasitic infections: pathogenesis and immunity J. Stewart 12 Immunity in bacterial infections J. Stewart 13 Bacterial pathogenicity D. A. A. Ala'Aldeen 14 The natural history of infection M. R. Barer PART 3 BACTERIAL PATHOGENS AND ASSOCIATED DISEASES 15 Staphylococcus H. Humphreys 16 Streptococcus and enterococcus M. Kilian 17 Coryneform bacteria, listeria and erysipelothrix J. McLauchlin and P. Riegel 18 Mycobacterium J. M. Grange 19 Environmental mycobacteria J. M. Grange 20 Actinomyces, nocardia and tropheryma J. M. Grange 21 Bacillus H. S. Atkins 22 Clostridium T. V. Riley 23 Neisseria and moraxella D. A. A. Ala'Aldeen and N. Oldfield 24 Salmonella H. Chart 25 Shigella Bacillary dysentery H. Chart 26 Escherichia H. Chart 27 Klebsiella, enterobacter, proteus and other enterobacteria H. Chart 28 Pseudomonads and non-fermenters J. R. W. Govan 29 Campylobacter and helicobacter J. M. Ketley 30 Vibrio, mobiluncus, gardnerella and spirillum H. Chart 31 Haemophilus M. P. E. Slack 32 Bordetella N. W. Preston and R. C. Matthews 33 Legionella Legionnaires' disease; Pontiac fever J. Hood and G. F. S. Edwards 34 Brucella, bartonella and streptobacillus M. J. Corbel 35 Yersinia, pasteurella and francisella M. J. Corbel 36 Non-sporing anaerobes R. P. Allaker 37 Treponema and borrelia A. Cockayne 38 LeptospiraLeptospirosis; Weil's disease M. Picardeau 39 Chlamydia Genital and ocular infections; infertility; atypical pneumonia D. Mabey 40 Rickettsia, orientia, ehrlichia, anaplasma and coxiella D. H. Walker and Xue-Jie Yu 41 Mycoplasmas Atypical pneumonia; genital tract infection D. Taylor-Robinson PART 4 VIRAL PATHOGENS AND ASSOCIATED DISEASES 42 Adenoviruses Respiratory disease; conjunctivitis; gut infections J. S. M. Peiris and C. R. Madeley 43 Herpesviruses I. Johannessen and M. M. Ogilvie 44 Poxviruses T. H. Pennington 45 Papillomaviruses and polyomaviruses H. A. Cubie 46 Hepadnaviruses Hepatitis B infection; deltavirus infection P. Simmonds and W. Tong 47 Parvoviruses B19 infection; erythema infectiosum P. J. Molyneaux 48 Picornaviruses I. Johannessen and S. M. Burns 49 Orthomyxoviruses In?uenza M. Zambon 50 Paramyxoviruses Respiratory infections; mumps; measles; Hendra/Nipah disease J. S. M. Peiris and C. R. Madeley 51 Arboviruses: alphaviruses, ?aviviruses and bunyaviruses A. D. T. Barrett and S. C. Weaver 52 Togavirus and hepacivirus Rubella; hepatitis C and E viruses L. Hesketh, P. Simmonds and J. F. Peutherer 53 Arenaviruses and ?loviruses H. Feldman, D. Safronetzand D. Falzarano 54 Reoviruses Gastro-enteritis N. A. Cunliffe and O. Nakagomi 55 Retroviruses Acquired immune de?ciency syndrome; lymphoma Y. Taha and J. F. Peutherer 56 Caliciviruses and astroviruses Diarrhoeal disease W. D. Cubitt 57 Coronaviruses Upper respiratory tract disease J. Pieris 58 Rhabdoviruses Rabies T. Fooks, D. Healy and A. Banyard 59 Transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (prion diseases) J. W. Ironside PART 5 FUNGAL PATHOGENS, PARASITIC INFECTIONS AND MEDICAL ENTOMOLOGY 60 Fungi Super?cial, subcutaneous and systemic mycoses D. W. Warnock 61 Protozoa Malaria; toxoplasmosis; cryptosporidiosis; amoebiasis; trypanosomiasis; leishmaniasis; giardiasis; trichomoniasis D. Greenwood 62 Helminths Intestinal worm infections; ?lariasis; schistosomiasis; hydatid disease D. Greenwood 63 Arthropods Arthropod-borne diseases; ectoparasitic infections; allergy D. Greenwood PART 6 DIAGNOSIS, TREATMENT AND CONTROL OF INFECTION 64 Infective syndromes R. C. B. Slack 65 Diagnostic procedures R. C. B. Slack 66 Strategy of antimicrobial chemotherapy R. C. B. Slack 67 Epidemiology and control of community infections D. Reid and D. Goldberg 68 Hospital infection R. C. B. Slack 69 Immunization R. C. B. Slack INDEX

Suitable for medical and biomedical students and specialist trainees, this title covers the basic biology of microbes, infection and immunity and that are followed by a systematic review of infective agents, their associated diseases and their control. It addresses the essential principles of diagnosis, treatment and management.

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