by Kenneth Ryan (Author), Nafees Ahmad (Author), J. Andrew Alspaugh (Author), W. Lawrence Drew (Author), Michael Lagunoff (Author), Paul Pottinger (Author), L. Barth Reller
(Author), Megan Reller (Author), Charles Sterling (Author), Scott Weissman (Author)
The most dynamic, comprehensive, and student-friendly text on the nature of microorganisms and the fascinating processes they employ in producing infections disease
A Doody’s Core Title for 2021!
For more than a quarter-of-a-century, no other text has explained the link between microbiology and human disease states better than Sherris Medical Microbiology, Seventh
Edition. Through a vibrant, engaging approach, this classic gives readers a solid grasp of the significance of etiologic agents, the pathogenic processes, epidemiology, and
the basis of therapy for infectious diseases.
Part I of Sherris Medical Microbiology opens with a non-technical chapter that explains the nature of infection and the infection agents. The following four chapters provide
more detail about the immune response to infection and the prevention, epidemiology, and diagnosis of infectious disease. Parts II through V form the core of the text with
chapters on the major viral, bacterial, fungal, and parasitic diseases. Each of these sections opens with chapters on basic biology, pathogenesis, and antimicrobial agents. No
other text clarifies the link between microbiology and human disease states like Sherris
57 chapters that simply and clearly describe the strains of viruses, bacteria, fungi, and parasites that can bring about infectious diseases
Explanations of host-parasite relationship, dynamics of infection, and host response
A clinical cases with USMLE-style questions concludes each chapter on the major viral, bacterial, fungal, and parasitic diseases
All tables, photographs, and illustrations are in full color
Clinical Capsules cover the essence of the disease(s) caused by major pathogens
Margin Notes highlight key points within a paragraph to facilitate review
In addition to the chapter-ending case questions, a collection of 100 practice questions is also included
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