Long considered the definitive work in its field, this new edition presents all the principles and practices readers need for a solid grounding in all aspects of clinical microbiologyabacteriology, mycology, parasitology, and virology. Tests are presented according to the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (formerly NCCLS) format. This extensively revised edition includes practical guidelines for cost-effective, clinically relevant evaluation of clinical specimens including extent of workup and abbreviated identification schemes. New chapters cover the increasingly important areas of immunologic and molecular diagnosis. Clinical correlations link microorganisms to specific disease states. Over 600 color plates depict salient identification features of organisms.bacteria. that. cause. meningitis.a One. third. of. infants with C. koseri meningitis die, and at least 75% of ... Of 13 C. braakii identified at the University of Illinois Medical Center, 5 were recovered from urines, 4 from peritoneal fluids, 1 from an abdominal wound, ... To assist laboratories in speciating the new Citrobacter species, Oa#39;Hara and colleagues have published a dichotomous key using conventionalanbsp;...
|Title||:||Koneman's Color Atlas and Textbook of Diagnostic Microbiology|
|Author||:||Elmer W. Koneman|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2006|