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Manual of Clinical Microbiology
MCM provides all microbiologists, laboratorians, and infectious disease professionals with the definitive reference work for running anHandbook of Media for Clinical Microbiology, Second EditionHandbook of Media for Clinical Microbiology, Second Edition effective, state-of-the-art diagnostic laboratory. No other single resource offers such extensive, up-to-date, practical information presented in a concise and easily accessible format. MCM continues to set the standard for reliability and day-to-day utility as a reference work for all busy professionals in the diagnostic laboratory and infectious disease communities.
Guiding the clinical microbiologist in the selection, performance, and interpretation of laboratory procedures, MCM focuses on the when and why of diagnostic procedures, as well as the how. It presents a direct approach to organizing information with thorough but concise treatments of all the major areas of microbiology, including new microbial discoveries, changing diagnostic methods, and emerging therapeutic challenges facing clinicians.
About the Author
Editor in Chief: Patrick R. Murray Volume Editors: Ellen Jo Baron, Department of Pathology, Stanford University Medical Center, USA James H. Jorgensen, Department of Pathology, University of Texas Health Science Center, USA Marie Louise Landry, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, USA Michael A. Pfaller, Department of Pathology, University of Iowa College of Medicine, USA --This text refers to an alternate Hardcover edition.
Hardcover: 1773 pages
Publisher: American Society Microbiology; 7th edition (March 15, 1999)
Product Dimensions: 11 x 8.5 x 2.5 inches
Shipping Weight: 8.4 pounds
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