Publisher description for Microbiology for the health sciences / Gwendolyn R.W. Burton, Paul G. Engelkirk.

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Microbiology for the Health Sciences is the market's leading textbook for microbiology for allied health students. It is the ideal source for health professions and nursing students who need to learn the basic microbiological concepts involved in the care of patients and protection against infectious diseases. The Seventh Edition is fully updated with the latest research, techniques, and philosophies of microbiology in the health sciences today. There are free online instructor and student resources on the book's companion Website. For more information, visit

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Medical microbiology.
Allied health personnel.