Burton s Microbiology for the Health Sciences

Author: Paul G. Engelkirk
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 1605476730
Format: PDF, ePub
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Written in a straightforward and engaging style, this premier textbook provides students with the foundation in microbiology that they need to perform their day-to-day duties in a safe and knowledgeable manner. Coverage includes the core themes and concepts outlined for an introductory course by the American Society for Microbiology. Developed for current and future healthcare professionals, the text offers vital coverage of antibiotics and other antimicrobial agents, epidemiology and public health, hospital-acquired infections, infection control, and the ways in which microorganisms cause disease. This comprehensive new Ninth Edition explores the major viral, bacterial, fungal, and parasitic human diseases, including patient care, and how the body protects itself from pathogens and infectious diseases. A bound-in CD-ROM and a companion Website include case studies, additional self-assessment exercises, plus animations and special features that provide additional insight and fun facts on selected topics.

Burton s Microbiology for the Health Sciences

Author: Paul G. Engelkirk
Publisher: Lww
ISBN: 9781451186321
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Burton's Microbiology for the Health Sciences, 10e, is the ONLY microbiology text appropriate for Allied Health/Nursing Introductory Microbiology as outlined by the American Society for Microbiology. Featuring a clear and friendly writing style that emphasizes the relevance of microbiology to a career in the health professions, the Tenth 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. Developed specifically for the one-semester course for future healthcare professionals, this market-leading text covers antibiotics and other antimicrobial agents, epidemiology and public health, hospital-acquired infections, infection control, and the ways in which microorganisms cause disease—all at a level of detail appropriate for allied health students. To ensure content mastery, the book clarifies concepts, defines key terms, and is packed with in-text and online learning tools that make the information inviting, clear, and easy to understand.

Microbiology for the Health Sciences

Author: Marcus M. Jensen
Publisher: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company
ISBN:
Format: PDF
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A complete, clinically oriented overview of basic medical microbiology, this book 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.Its comprehensive coverage is specifically designed to be accessible to students with limited backgrounds in science.

Laboratory Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases

Author: Paul G. Engelkirk
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780781797016
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Designed for associate-degree MLT/CLT programs and baccalaureate MT/CLS programs, this textbook presents the essentials of clinical microbiology. It provides balanced coverage of specific groups of microorganisms and the work-up of clinical specimens by organ system, and also discusses the role of the microbiology laboratory in regard to emerging infections, healthcare epidemiology, and bioterrorism. Clinical case studies and self-assessment questions show how to incorporate the information into everyday practice. More than 400 illustrations and visual information displays enhance the text. Essentials boxes, chapter outlines, key terms, summaries, and other study aids help students retain information. A bound-in CD-ROM includes additional review questions, case studies, and Web links.

Burton s Microbiology for the Health Sciences

Author: Paul Engelkirk, PhD MT(Ascp)
Publisher: LWW
ISBN: 9781451186345
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Burton's Microbiology for the Health Sciences, 10e, has a clear and friendly writing style that emphasizes the relevance of microbiology to a career in the health professions, the Tenth 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. Developed specifically for the one-semester course for future healthcare professionals, this market-leading text covers antibiotics and other antimicrobial agents, epidemiology and public health, hospital-acquired infections, infection control, and the ways in which microorganisms cause disease--all at a level of detail appropriate for allied health students. To ensure content mastery, the book clarifies concepts, defines key terms, and is packed with in-text and online learning tools that make the information inviting, clear, and easy to understand.

Microbiology Practical Applications and Infection Prevention

Author: Bruce J. Colbert
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305686411
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Designed for tomorrow's health care and nursing professionals, MICROBIOLOGY: PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS AND INFECTION PREVENTION, 1st Edition provides you with an overview of medical microbiology while emphasizing practical applications in clinical and care settings. Starting with the basics in each chapter, you will examine the science of microbiology, as well as medical specialities, aseptic techniques and procedures, infectious diseases, epidemiology, bioterrorism, and other fascinating topics. A robust set of ancillary learning tools guide you toward a deeper understanding of medical microbiology in practice with videos, animations, an audio glossary, interactive games, and more. Conversational and user-friendly, MICROBIOLOGY: PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS AND INFECTION PREVENTION, 1st Edition takes the fear out of medical microbiology, and opens the door to many emerging careers in health care. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Burton s Microbiology for the Health Sciences

Author: CTI Reviews
Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews
ISBN: 1478447117
Format: PDF, ePub
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Understanding the Basics of Nutrition

Author: Elizabeth Carpenter
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781419668555
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I have written this book, because in order for a person to eat healthy and live in health, they need to be educated about how to eat healthy and how the body functions and operates with proper and balanced nutrition. It is evident that the countless "diet" books out there today are not educating the person, but only confusing the person more about nutrition. Thus, the rise in obesity, diabetes, heart disease, cancer, and the myriad of other health problems.