Learn to develop the problem-solving skills necessary for success in the clinical setting! The Textbook of Diagnostic Microbiology, 6th Edition uses a reader-friendly "building-block" approach to the essentials of diagnostic microbiology. This updated edition has new content on viruses like Zika, an expanded molecular chapter, and the latest information on prevention, treatment modalities, and CDC guidelines. Updated photos offer clear examples of automated lab instruments, while case studies, review questions, and learning objectives present information in an easy-to-understand, accessible manner for students at every level.
NEW! Content about Zika and other viruses supplies students with the latest information on prevention, treatment modalities, and CDC guidelines.
NEW! Expanded Molecular Diagnostics chapter analyzes and explains new and evolving techniques.
NEW! Updated photos helps familiarize you with the equipment you’ll use in the lab.
NEW! Reorganized and refocused Mycology chapter helps you better understand the toxicity of fungi.
NEW! Updated content throughout addresses the latest information in diagnostic microbiology.