A Practical Guide to Clinical Virology, Second Edition
Copyright © 2002 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Editor(s): L. R. Haaheim, J. R. Pattison, R. J. Whitley
Published Online: 26 FEB 2003
Print ISBN: 9780470844298
Online ISBN: 9780470857281
About this Book
This Second Edition of A Practical Guide to Clinical Virology is a practical, highly illustrated, quick reference guide to clinical virology. It brings together the essentials of the subject in a entertaining and informative style, describing in turn the clinical features, the symptoms and signs of each of the viral diseases, as well as summarising the epidemiology, laboratory diagnosis and therapy in each case. This book also includes general chapters on classification, diagnosis of infection, antiviral drugs, vaccines and different clinical syndromes.
- Chapter summaries for quick reference
- Cartoon illustrations
- Comprehensive coverage
- Clear and concise format
Each chapter is easy to read and well organised, ensuring that this is an invaluable textbook for all medical, biomedical, microbiology and applied biology students. In addition, it provides an excellent reference for nurses, occupational health and infection control departments, public health and diagnostic laboratories.