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Main Title Burton's microbiology for the health sciences /
Author Engelkirk, Paul G.,
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Duben-Engelkirk, Janet L.,
Publisher Wolters Kluwer Health,
Year Published 2015
OCLC Number 862794125
ISBN 9781451186321; 1451186320
Subjects Microbiology. ; Medical microbiology. ; Allied health personnel. ; Microbiological Phenomena. ; Communicable Diseases--microbiology.
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  QR41.2.B88 2015 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/27/2020
Edition Tenth edition.
Collation xiii, 482 pages : colour illustrations, portrait ; 28 cm
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes Microbiology : the science -- Viewing the microbial world -- Cell structure and taxonomy -- Microbial diversity: acellular and prokaryotic microbes -- Microbial diversity: Eukaryotic microbes -- The biochemical basis of life -- Microbial physiology and genetics -- Controlling microbial growth in vitro -- Inhibiting the growth of pathogens in vivo using antimicrobial agents -- Microbial ecology and microbial biotechnology -- Epidemiology and public health -- Healthcare epidemiology -- Diagnosing infectious diseases -- Pathogenesis of infectious diseases -- Nonspecific host defense mechanisms -- Specific host defense mechanisms : an introduction to immunology -- Overview of infectious diseases -- Viral infections of humans -- Bacterial infections of humans -- Fungal infections of humans -- Parasitic infections of humans. Featuring a clear and friendly writing style that emphasizes the relevance of microbiology to a career in the health professions, this edition offers a dramatically updated art program, new case studies that provide a real-life context for the content, the latest information on bacterial pathogens, an unsurpassed array of online teaching and learning resources, and much more. To ensure content mastery, this market-leading book for the one-semester course clarifies concepts, defines key terms, and is packed with in-text learning tools that make the content inviting and easy to understand. This edition provides a wide range of online teaching and learning resources to save you time and help your students succeed.
Place Published Philadelphia
Alternate Title Microbiology for the health sciences
PUB Date Free Form 2015
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
Content text
Carrier volume
Cataloging Source RDA
LCCN 2015430130
Merged OCLC records 890950969; 936360856
OCLC Time Stamp 20200124061151
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 03666cam 2200517 i 45010