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  • General Information  
    Author(s)Karin C. VanMeter, Robert J. Hubert
    PublisherElsevier
    ISBN9780323757041
    Pages496
    BindingPaperback
    LanguageEnglish
    Publish YearNovember 2021

    Description

    Elsevier Microbiology For The Healthcare Professional 3rd Edition 2021 by Karin C. VanMeter, Robert J. Hubert

    Microbiology for the Healthcare Professional, 3rd Edition offers an excellent foundation for understanding the spread, treatment, and prevention of infectious disease — critical knowledge for today’s healthcare professional. This straightforward introductory text makes microbiology approachable and easy to learn, presenting just the right level of information and detail to help you comprehend future course material and apply concepts to your new career.

    Key Features
    UNIQUE! Why You Need to Know and Life Application boxes make the content more relevant by putting material in a real-world context, helping you understand how concepts apply to everyday situations.
    UNIQUE! Medical Highlights boxes in each chapter provide anecdotal information about a pathological condition mentioned in the chapter, with illustrations and updates on new trends and information specific to the healthcare industry.
    UNIQUE! Health Care Application tables in each chapter provide quick access to focused information on pathogens as they relate to the subject matter of the chapter, including symptoms, causes, and treatments for a given condition/pathogen when applicable.
    Timesaving focus on just the necessary information provides the ideal level of introductory microbiology coverage.
    Chapter outlines and key terms for every chapter enable more efficient learning.
    Learning objectives clarify chapter goals and guide you through the content.
    Twenty review questions at the end of each chapter test your retention and help you identify areas requiring further study.

    Table of Contents
    Section 1: Basic Science

    Scope of Microbiology
    Chemistry of Life
    Cell Structure and Function
    Bacteria and Archaea
    Viruses
    Eukaryotic Microorganisms
    Section 2: Tools for Study and Control of Microorganisms

    Physical and Chemical Methods of Control
    Microbiological Laboratory Techniques
    Microbiological Laboratory Safety Issues
    Pharmacology
    Antimicrobial Drugs
    Section 3: Infection, Disease and Defense

    Infection and Disease
    The Immune Response and Lymphatic System
    Section 4: Effects on Specific Body Systems

    Infections of the Integumentary System, Soft Tissue and Musculoskeletal System
    Infections of the Respiratory System
    Infections of the Gastrointestinal System
    Infections of the Nervous System and Sensory Structures
    Infections of the Cardiovascular and Circulatory Systems
    Infections of the Urinary System
    Infections of the Reproductive System
    Section 5: Factors Contributing to the Effects of Microorganisms on Human Health

    Sexually Transmitted Infections/Diseases
    Human Age and Infections
    Microorganisms in the Environment and Effects on Human Health
    Emerging Infectious Diseases
    Biotechnology
    Appendix A: Bergey’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology

    Appendix B: Medically Significant Microorganisms by Body Systems

    Appendix C: Bibliography

    Glossary

    About the Authors
    Karin VanMeter
    Karin C. VanMeter, PhD is a lecturer in the Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Ames, Iowa.
    Affiliations and Expertise
    Lecturer, Iowa State University, Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Ames, Iowa
    Robert Hubert
    Robert J. Hubert, BS is a laboratory coordinator at Iowa State University, Department of Animal Sciences, Ames, Iowa.
    Affiliations and Expertise
    Laboratory Coordinator, Iowa State University, Department of Animal Sciences, Ames, Iowa.