Synthesizes the established facts of immunology into a comprehensible, coherent, and up-to-date account of how the human immune system works and the effects it has on the health and survival of individuals and populations, making generous use of medical examples to illustrate points.
Introduces the immune system in all its aspects, and provides a treatment of the subject that is comprehensive enough for research and clinical applications. The full-color art illustrates the processes and mechanisms underlying the concepts in the text.
Presents the fundamentals of microbiology and immunology for the understanding of microbes and their diseases. Full-color clinical photographs, images, and illustrations help with the visualization of the clinical presentations of infections.
Clinically relevant, systems-based approach and abundant color illustrations of all the microbiology and basic immunology concepts. Reflects the growing importance of the human microbiota and latest molecular approaches.
The latest, most essential information in pathology, molecular and genetic testing and mechanisms of disease. High-quality photographs and full-color illustrations highlight new information in molecular biology, disease classifications, new drugs and drug therapies, and much more.
Covers the important concepts students need to know about the science of pharmacology and its application to clinical practice. Presented in full color and enhanced by more than three hundred illustrations, numerous summary tables, and diagrams.
Describes the actions and uses of therapeutic agents in relation to physiology and pathophysiology. Provides a clear understanding of the drugs essential to preventing, diagnosing, and treating disease.
This full-color resource delivers a clear, concise review of fundamental pharmacology concepts, backed by more than 800 questions and answers. The chapter-based approach facilitates use with course notes or larger texts.