By Patrick R. Murray,
PhD, Senior Worldwide Director, Scientific Affairs, BD Diagnostics,
Sparks, Maryland, Adjunct Professor, Department of Pathology, University
of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
and Ken S. Rosenthal, PhD, Professor of Biomedical
Sciences and Director Microbiology and Immunology, Roseman University of
Health Sciences College of Medicine, Las Vegas, Nevada; Emeritus
Professor, Northeastern Ohio Medical University, Rootstown, Ohio
Description: The perfect tool for course review and exam preparation! This
brand-new resource is a companion to Dr. Murray’s best-selling Medical
Microbiology, 5th Edition. It features more than 550 USMLE-style
questions, with answers and rationales that examine bacteriology,
virology, mycology, and parasitology. Like its parent text, this review
guide focuses on how microbes cause disease in humans and emphasizes
facts vital to clinical practice. Readers will find the latest
knowledge and advances in the field … page references to the 5th Edition
… and full-color illustrations.
Makes an excellent study tool for the microbiology portion of the USMLE Step 1 exam.
Presents questions in the USMLE style to familiarize readers with the exam format.
Includes correct answers for every questions, plus rationales that explain why those answers are correct.
Features page references to the main text for each answer, making more information easy to find.
Integrates 70 color illustrations that demonstrate complex concepts and the appearance of disease.
etiology, epidemiology, host defenses, identification, diagnosis,
prevention, and control for a broad range of pathogens.
Table Of Contents:
I. Bacteriology II. Virology III. Mycology IV. Parasitology