Your cart is empty empty bag

Free Worldwide Delivery on orders over $50


Review of Microbiology and Immunology

Apurba Sankar Sastry (Author)

• All the chapters have been updated with the latest epidemiology, laboratory diagnosis and treatment. Each chapter contains Chapter Review, Recent 2015-2018 MCQs with detailed explanations, and biomedical waste management rules 2016 (with 2018-19 amendment) included. NEET Pattern 2019 MCQs added as a separate chapter in the beginning. • All recent information, such as Zika Virus, EBOLA virus, Polio eradication, Dengue vaccine, Vaccine-derived Polio Viruses (VDPVs), MERS-CoV, and updates in bacterial drug resistance, etc. have been incorporated. • Newer sterilization indicators, CSSD, newer automations (MALDITOF, VITEK, BacT/ALERT VIRTUO), newer molecular methods (LAMP, Real-time PCR, Biofire FilmArray, etc.) included. • MRSA, VRSA, VRE, Pneumococcal vaccines, DPT vaccine, epidemiology of meningococcal meningitis, tuberculosis (GeneXpert, MGIT, TrueNat, Drug Susceptibility Testing methods, latest RNTCP guidelines), melioidosis, scrub typhus, yaws eradication program have been thoroughly updated. • Laboratory diagnosis, treatment and PEP of HBV and HCV updated thoroughly. • Nipah virus (including the Kerala outbreak, 2018), poliomyelitis (update in vaccine schedule, epidemiology and end game strategy) included.• Hospital Infection Control chapter has been thoroughly updated with topics such as biomedical waste (2016 guideline, with 2018-19 amendment), needle stick injury, antimicrobial stewardship and environmental surveillance.• Recent questions included from NEET PG Pattern (till 2019), AIIMS (2005-2018 Nov), PGI (2005-2018 Nov), JIPMER (2005-2018 Nov), DNB Pattern (till 2019), and latest MCQs from other national and state entrances.• Image-based question bank is further strengthened with new images (more than 500 images are included in respective chapters).• Fully updated with latest references from Harrison (19th/e & 20th/e), Park (24th/e), Jawetz (27th/e), Apurba Sastry’s Essentials of Medical Microbiology (2nd/e), Apurba Sastry’s Essentials of Medical Parasitology (2nd/e), and Ananthanarayan (10th/e).• Only MCQ book on Microbiology written by the subject specialists and textbook authors. • Thoroughly revised and updated in full color layout. • Chapterwise concise text in a new layout for enabling the students to study antegrade manner and important points given in separate boxes. • Chapterwise MCQs with detailed explanations given from previous year exams of National and State exams including DNB and NEET pattern questions. • Separate Annexures section containing important exam-oriented rapid-fire topics. • More emphasis is given to the sections, like Immunology, Parasitology and ycology.• Contains lots of tables, flowcharts, mnemonics which help the students for better recall. • Author online support for clarification of doubts.

Read more
54.00 48.6 $ 60.00 $
Free delivery Wolrdwidе in 10-18 days Ships in 10-18 days from New Delhi Membership for 1 Year $35.00
Get it now and save 10%
Members SAVE 10% every day
Write a review
Reviews in total

Bibliographic information

Title Review of Microbiology and Immunology
Format Softcover
Date published: 12.08.2019
Edition 8th ed.
Language: English
isbn 9789352709328
length 588p.