The book focuses on providing good foundation in clinically important concepts and principles of microbiology. Enough (over 300) tables and flow charts have been included along with the text. Over 200 schematic diagrams have been drawn to simplify difficult concepts, and they are easy to reproduce where necessary as in examinations. Plenty of clinical photographs (over 400) included in the book will create a real life-like picture in the minds of the reader and also are meant to help solving image-based MCQs in postgraduate entrance examinations. It has more content in fewer pages, making the book handy. The concise bulleted format and to-the-point text used in this book will be helpful in rapid revision before the examinations. Best attempts have been made to keep the language simple yet lucid to help easy comprehension. Summary of laboratory diagnosis and treatment in separate boxes makes quick review possible. Highlighted boxes are incorporated to cover the important concepts. In a nutshell, this book is carefully written targeting to meet the varied needs of undergraduate students with an approach that will orient them to build concepts and to clear undergraduate examinations as well as to equip them for postgraduate entrance examinations in future. 

Key Features:-

  • More content, less pages-handy look, saves a student’s time
  • Concise, bulleted format and to-the-point text-easy to read during examination
  • Simple and lucid language makes the understanding easy
  • Schematic diagrams are drawn in a user-friendly manner
  • More real images-keeping in view the image-based MCQs in PG entrances
  • Enough tables and flowcharts-for better understanding

More Details about Essentials of Medical Microbiology

General Information  
Author(s)Apurba Sankar Sastry and Sandhya Bhat K
PublisherJaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
Publish YearJanuary 2015