Levinson's Review of Medical Microbiology & Immunology
Levinson's Review of Medical Microbiology & Immunology: A Guide to Clinical Infectious Diseases is a concise, high-yield review of the medically important aspects of microbiology and immunology. Using an organ system approach, it covers both the basic and clinical aspects of bacteriology, virology, mycology, parasitology, and immunology. The engaging narrative text, color images, Q&A, and clinical vignettes make this an invaluable guide to mastering the application of microbiology and immunology to infectious diseases.
The two main aims of this resources are (1) to assist those students who are preparing for the USMLE and (2) to provide students who are currently taking medical microbiology courses with a brief and updated sources of information. The goal is to provide the reader with an accurate source of clinically relevant information at a level appropriate for those beginning their medical education.
This new edition presents current, medically important information in the rapidly changing fields of microbiology and immunology. It contains many color micrographs of stained microorganisms as well as images of important laboratory tests. It also includes many images of clinical lesions and highlights current information on antimicrobial drugs and vaccines.