Clinical Microbiology Made Ridiculously Simple Paperback – May 1 2011
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Chief, Vascular Medicine Branch and Director of the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute Functional Genomics Core of the National Institutes of Health
Private practice in ophthalmology at the Center For Excellence in Miami; volunteer Assistant Professor at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute.
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If you are looking for very detailed microbiology this is not the book for you. For medical school purposes this is more than satisfactory.
The updated tables (which were poorly organised and difficult to use in the previous addition) have been updated and are great for revision and study. Even if you have the previous addition (as I did) this was a really worthwhile purchase.
Definitely a 5 star product
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I find that it is easy to read and I keep it by my bed to read through at night before I sleep. It's an excellent supplement to classroom material and it is a fast book to get through when you don't have a whole lot of time in second year.
For people like me who have a hard time memorizing things and would rather have everything "make sense," I think this book is invaluable. If you are very good at memorizing facts and tables, it may not be as useful to you.
There are errors in grammar, but the reviewer who gave the book two stars for poor grammar is being excessively harsh. The errors do not take away from the text's utility.
Me: prep'ing for Step 1, entering 3rd year med, micro was one of my LEAST favorite subjects during pre-clinical years.
7/25 -- Have to up this to Five stars after reading the antibiotics section. Very clearly presented. Index remains annoying, but it's still a great text.
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