Microbiology and Immunology

ISBN-10: 0781789125

ISBN-13: 9780781789127

Edition: 5th 2010 (Revised)

List price: $26.50
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy


BRS Microbiology is a popular volume in the Board Review Series for medical students. Written in a concise, flexible, outline format, this book covers topics most commonly tested on USMLE. Included are 300 to 500 review questions in the USMLE-style format, and a comprehensive examination. The revised Fifth Edition has a full-color design and full-color microbiology slides. Other features include completely updated content; questions written in vignette format; and more information on immunology, parasitology, and fungi. A companion Website will offer the fully searchable text and an online question bank.
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Terminology Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Medical Math Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $26.50
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 10/28/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 320
Size: 6.75" wide x 10.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.320
Language: English

General Properties of Microorganisms
The Microbial World
Host-Parasite Relationship
Sterilization and Disinfection
Review Test
Bacterial Structure
Bacterial Growth and Replication
Bacterial Viruses
Bacterial Pathogenesis
Host Defenses to Bacteria
Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Review Test
Bacterial Taxonomy
Diagnostic Bacteriology
Introduction to Major Bacterial Genera
Gram-Positive Bacteria
Gram-Negative Bacteria
Poorly Gram-Staining Bacteria
Review Test
Bacterial Diseases
Major Recurring Species
Eye Infections
Dental Disease
Ear and Sinus Infections
Bacterial Pharyngitis
Infections of the Respiratory System
Nervous System Infections: Meningitis
Nervous System Infections: Nonmeningitis Conditions
Cardiovascular Infections: Vasculitis
Cardiovascular Infections: Endocarditis
Cardiovascular: Myocarditis
Gastrointestinal Infections
Urinary Tract Infections
Skin, Mucosal, Soft Tissue, and Bone Infections
Sexually Transmitted Infections
Pregnancy, Congenital, and Perinatal Infections
Arthropod-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases
Bacterial Vaccines
Review Test
Nature of Human Viruses
Viral Classification
Viral Replication and Genetics
Viral Pathogenesis
Host Defenses to Viruses
Immunotherapy, Antivirals, and Interferon
Diagnostic Virology
DNA Viruses
RNA Viruses
Slow Viruses and Prions
Oncogenic Viruses
Review Test
Systems-Based And Situational Viral Infections
Eye Infections
Ear Infections
Upper Respiratory Tract (Mouth and Throat) Infections
Lower Respiratory Tract Infections
Gastrointestinal Infections
Liver Infection
Urinary Tract Infections
Cardiovascular Infections
Nervous System Infections
Skin, Mucosal, and Soft Tissue Infections
Childhood Infections
Congenital and Neonatal Infections
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Postinfectious Disease
Organ Transplant-Associated Diseases
Arboviral and Zoonotic Diseases
Review Test
Overview of Fungi
Fungal Groups
Overview of Fungal Diseases
Diagnosis of Fungal Infections
Antifungal Drugs
Review Test
Fungal Diseases
Superficial Skin Infections
Cutaneous Mycoses
Mucocutaneous Candidiasis/C. albicans
Subcutaneous Mycoses
Pneumonias/Systemic Mycoses
Opportunistic Mycoses
Tables for Self-Testing
Review Test
Characteristics of Parasites and Their Hosts
Protozoan Parasites
Review Teat
Parasitic Diseases
Review Test
Clues For Distinguishing Causative Infectious Agents
Diarrheas and Dysentery
Acute Meningitis
Bacterial and Viral Skin Infection and Rashes
Genitourinary Tract Infections
Review Test
Innate (native) immunity
Adaptive (Acquired) Immunity
Properties of Antibodies
Immunologic Assays
The Response to Antigen
Clinical Immunological Disorders
Review Test
Comprehensive Examination: Block 1
Comprehensive Examination: Block 2
Comprehensive Examination: Block 3
Comprehensive Examination: Block 4
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.