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The Resource Medical microbiology and infection at a glance, Stephen H. Gillespie, Kathleen B. Bamford

Medical microbiology and infection at a glance, Stephen H. Gillespie, Kathleen B. Bamford

Label
Medical microbiology and infection at a glance
Title
Medical microbiology and infection at a glance
Statement of responsibility
Stephen H. Gillespie, Kathleen B. Bamford
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Gillespie, S. H
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bamford, Kathleen B
  • Gillespie, Janet P
Series statement
The At a glance series
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  • Communicable diseases
  • Medical microbiology
  • Microbiology
Label
Medical microbiology and infection at a glance, Stephen H. Gillespie, Kathleen B. Bamford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index
Contents
  • Preface.
  • p. 7
  • 1.
  • Structure and classification of bacteria.
  • p. 8
  • 2.
  • Innate immunity and normal flora.
  • p. 10
  • 3.
  • Pathogenicity and transmission of microorganisms.
  • p. 12
  • 4.
  • laboratory investigation of infection.
  • p. 14
  • 5.
  • Antibacterial therapy.
  • p. 16
  • 6.
  • Resistance to antibacterial agents.
  • p. 18
  • 7.
  • Hospital-acquired infections.
  • p. 20
  • 8.
  • Control of infection in hospital.
  • p. 22
  • 9.
  • Control of infection in the community.
  • p. 24
  • 10.
  • Staphylococcus.
  • p. 26
  • 11.
  • Streptococcal infections.
  • p. 28
  • 12.
  • Corynebacterium, Listeria and Bacillus.
  • p. 30
  • 13.
  • Mycobacteria.
  • p. 32
  • 14.
  • Clostridium species.
  • p. 34
  • 15.
  • Non-sporing anaerobic infections.
  • p. 36
  • 16.
  • Neisseria and Haemophilus.
  • p. 38
  • 17.
  • Small Gram-negative cocco-bacilli: Bordetella, Brucella, Francisella and Yersinia.
  • p. 40
  • 18.
  • Enteric Gram-negative bacteria.
  • p. 42
  • 19.
  • Vibrio, Campylobacter and Helicobacter.
  • p. 44
  • 20.
  • Environmental pathogens: Pseudomonas, Burkholderia and Legionella.
  • p. 46
  • 21.
  • Chlamydia, Mycoplasma and Rickettsia.
  • p. 48
  • 22.
  • Spiral bacteria.
  • p. 50
  • 23.
  • Virus structure, classification and antiviral therapy.
  • p. 52
  • 24.
  • Herpesvirus I.
  • p. 54
  • 25.
  • Herpesvirus II.
  • p. 56
  • 26.
  • DNA viruses: adenovirus, parvovirus and poxvirus.
  • p. 58
  • 27.
  • Measles, mumps and rubella.
  • p. 60
  • 28.
  • Influenza and parainfluenza viruses.
  • p. 62
  • 29.
  • Enterovirus and viruses infecting the gastrointestinal tract.
  • p. 64
  • 30.
  • Hepatitis viruses.
  • p. 66
  • 31.
  • Tropical, exotic or arbovirus infections.
  • p. 68
  • 32.
  • Yeast infections.
  • p. 70
  • 33.
  • Filamentous fungi.
  • p. 72
  • 34.
  • Intestinal protozoa.
  • p. 74
  • 35.
  • Malaria, leishmaniasis and trypanosomiasis.
  • p. 76
  • 36.
  • Gut helminths.
  • p. 78
  • 37.
  • Tissue helminths.
  • p. 80
  • 38.
  • Congenital and perinatal infections.
  • p. 82
  • 39.
  • HIV infection and AIDS.
  • p. 84
  • 40.
  • Pyrexia of unknown origin and septicaemia.
  • p. 86
  • 41.
  • Endocarditis, myocarditis and pericarditis.
  • p. 88
  • 42.
  • Infections of the central nervous system.
  • p. 90
  • 43.
  • Respiratory tract infections.
  • p. 92
  • 44.
  • Urinary and genital infections.
  • p. 94
  • 45.
  • Infections of the bones and joints.
  • p. 96
  • 46.
  • Bacterial diarrhoeal disease.
  • p. 98
  • 47.
  • Zoonoses.
  • p. 100
  • 48.
  • Infections in Immunocompromised patients.
  • p. 102
  • 49.
  • Ocular infections.
  • p. 104
  • 50.
  • Infections of the skin and soft tissue.
  • p. 106
  • Glossary.
  • p. 109
  • Antibiotic table.
  • p. 113
  • Index.
  • p. 117
Control code
090632050268
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
120 p., [8] p. of col. plates
Isbn
9780632050260
Lccn
lc99026884
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Medical microbiology and infection at a glance, Stephen H. Gillespie, Kathleen B. Bamford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index
Contents
  • Preface.
  • p. 7
  • 1.
  • Structure and classification of bacteria.
  • p. 8
  • 2.
  • Innate immunity and normal flora.
  • p. 10
  • 3.
  • Pathogenicity and transmission of microorganisms.
  • p. 12
  • 4.
  • laboratory investigation of infection.
  • p. 14
  • 5.
  • Antibacterial therapy.
  • p. 16
  • 6.
  • Resistance to antibacterial agents.
  • p. 18
  • 7.
  • Hospital-acquired infections.
  • p. 20
  • 8.
  • Control of infection in hospital.
  • p. 22
  • 9.
  • Control of infection in the community.
  • p. 24
  • 10.
  • Staphylococcus.
  • p. 26
  • 11.
  • Streptococcal infections.
  • p. 28
  • 12.
  • Corynebacterium, Listeria and Bacillus.
  • p. 30
  • 13.
  • Mycobacteria.
  • p. 32
  • 14.
  • Clostridium species.
  • p. 34
  • 15.
  • Non-sporing anaerobic infections.
  • p. 36
  • 16.
  • Neisseria and Haemophilus.
  • p. 38
  • 17.
  • Small Gram-negative cocco-bacilli: Bordetella, Brucella, Francisella and Yersinia.
  • p. 40
  • 18.
  • Enteric Gram-negative bacteria.
  • p. 42
  • 19.
  • Vibrio, Campylobacter and Helicobacter.
  • p. 44
  • 20.
  • Environmental pathogens: Pseudomonas, Burkholderia and Legionella.
  • p. 46
  • 21.
  • Chlamydia, Mycoplasma and Rickettsia.
  • p. 48
  • 22.
  • Spiral bacteria.
  • p. 50
  • 23.
  • Virus structure, classification and antiviral therapy.
  • p. 52
  • 24.
  • Herpesvirus I.
  • p. 54
  • 25.
  • Herpesvirus II.
  • p. 56
  • 26.
  • DNA viruses: adenovirus, parvovirus and poxvirus.
  • p. 58
  • 27.
  • Measles, mumps and rubella.
  • p. 60
  • 28.
  • Influenza and parainfluenza viruses.
  • p. 62
  • 29.
  • Enterovirus and viruses infecting the gastrointestinal tract.
  • p. 64
  • 30.
  • Hepatitis viruses.
  • p. 66
  • 31.
  • Tropical, exotic or arbovirus infections.
  • p. 68
  • 32.
  • Yeast infections.
  • p. 70
  • 33.
  • Filamentous fungi.
  • p. 72
  • 34.
  • Intestinal protozoa.
  • p. 74
  • 35.
  • Malaria, leishmaniasis and trypanosomiasis.
  • p. 76
  • 36.
  • Gut helminths.
  • p. 78
  • 37.
  • Tissue helminths.
  • p. 80
  • 38.
  • Congenital and perinatal infections.
  • p. 82
  • 39.
  • HIV infection and AIDS.
  • p. 84
  • 40.
  • Pyrexia of unknown origin and septicaemia.
  • p. 86
  • 41.
  • Endocarditis, myocarditis and pericarditis.
  • p. 88
  • 42.
  • Infections of the central nervous system.
  • p. 90
  • 43.
  • Respiratory tract infections.
  • p. 92
  • 44.
  • Urinary and genital infections.
  • p. 94
  • 45.
  • Infections of the bones and joints.
  • p. 96
  • 46.
  • Bacterial diarrhoeal disease.
  • p. 98
  • 47.
  • Zoonoses.
  • p. 100
  • 48.
  • Infections in Immunocompromised patients.
  • p. 102
  • 49.
  • Ocular infections.
  • p. 104
  • 50.
  • Infections of the skin and soft tissue.
  • p. 106
  • Glossary.
  • p. 109
  • Antibiotic table.
  • p. 113
  • Index.
  • p. 117
Control code
090632050268
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
120 p., [8] p. of col. plates
Isbn
9780632050260
Lccn
lc99026884
Other physical details
ill.

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