Infectious Disease: Pathogenesis, Prevention and Case Studies


The authors have assembled a collection of case studies about the 40 infectious diseases that cause the most illness and death worldwide. Each chapter begins with a brief case presentation. This example is followed by a section on microbiologic aspects of the organism, including the pathophysiology of infection. The host response is then described, followed… (More)


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@inproceedings{Lydyard2010InfectiousDP, title={Infectious Disease: Pathogenesis, Prevention and Case Studies}, author={Peter M. Lydyard and Michael F. Cole and John B. Holton and William Lucien Irving and Nino Porakishvili and Pradhib Venkatesan and Katherine Nora Ward}, year={2010} }