Microbiology with Diseases by Body System 5th Edition
Microbiology with Diseases by Body System Fifth Edition:
For pre-nursing and allied health students (including mixed-majors courses).
Invest in your future: microbiology matters
Dr. Robert Bauman’s Microbiology with Diseases by Body System, 5th Edition helps students visualize the invisible and practice critical thinking with real-world problems and clinical applications. The textbook includes QR codes for Dr. Bauman Video Tutors and Disease in Depth features that foster understanding and encourage students to explore microbiology. The continued focus on clinical situations prepares students for future opportunities in applied practice and healthcare careers. With the 5th Edition, new Solve the Problem features ask students to work through real-world microbiology problems and offer instructors active-learning worksheets for their course. This edition results from a collaborative effort of educators, students, editors, and top scientific illustrators to deliver a textbook that presents the latest scientific and educational research and data in microbiology.
Also available with Mastering Microbiology
Mastering™ Microbiology is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment product designed to improve results by helping students quickly master concepts. Students benefit from self-paced tutorials that feature immediate wrong answer feedback and hints that emulate the office-hour experience to help keep students on track. With a wide range of interactive, engaging, and assignable activities, students are encouraged to actively learn and retain tough course concepts. An expanded, robust Mastering Microbiology program works with the text to provide an interactive and personalized learning experience that ensures students learn microbiology both in and out of the classroom.
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∗ eText ISBN: 0134607961, 978-0134607962, 9780134607962
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Table of Contents
A Brief History of Microbiology
The Chemistry of Microbiology
Cell Structure and Function
Microscopy; Staining; and Classification
Microbial Nutrition and Growth
Recombinant DNA Technology
Controlling Microbial Growth in the Environment
Controlling Microbial Growth in the Body: Antimicrobial Drugs
Characterizing and Classifying Prokaryotes
Characterizing and Classifying Eukaryotes
Characterizing and Classifying Viruses; Viroids; and Prions
Infection; Infectious Diseases; and Epidemiology
Immunization and Immune Testing
Microbial Diseases of the Skin and Wounds
Microbial Diseases of the Nervous System and Eyes
Microbial Cardiovascular and Systemic Diseases
Microbial Diseases of the Respiratory System
Microbial Diseases of the Digestive System
Microbial Diseases of the Urinary and Reproductive Systems
Applied and Industrial Microbiology
Microbial Ecology and Microbiomes
Answers to Questions for Review
Appendix A Metabolic Pathways
Appendix B Some Mathematical Considerations in Microbiology