November 26, 2004

Microbiology and Infection Control for Health Professionals

Microbiology and infection control for health professionals (2nd edition) By Gary Lee and Penny Bishop Pearson Education Australia $99,95 ISBN 1740093232

This book aims to provide a comprehensive introduction to the study of microbiology and infectious diseases, highlighting the relevance of microbiology to patient care for all health professionals.

Written by two academics from the University of Sydney, the book uses Australian data to provide information of specific relevance to those practising health care in Australia.

Using new guidelines on public health policy, the book also offers strategies to address the challenging issue of nosocomial, or hospital-acquired, infection.

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