A Concise Manual of Pathogenic Microbiology
Copyright © 2013 John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Author(s): Saroj K. Mishra, Dipti Agrawal
Published Online: 26 OCT 2012 08:36AM EST
Print ISBN: 9781118301197
Online ISBN: 9781118301234
About this Book
A quick, concise reference to pathogenic microorganisms and the diseases they cause, this book is divided into specific groups of pathogenic microorganisms including bacteria, protozoa, fungi, viruses, and prions. It lists important pathogenic taxa in each group, covering their natural habitats, the diseases they cause, microbiological highlights, laboratory diagnosis, and measures of prevention and control, including availability of vaccines and effective therapeutic agents. All healthcare professionals and public health workers will benefit from having this reliable source of information at their fingertips.