Book reviews from the SGM Quarterly and Microbiology Today


SGM book reviews - Clinical studies

U. Sjobring & J.D. Taylor, Eds  Models of Exacerbations in Asthma and COPD S. Karger AG (2007)

V. Muralidhar & S. Muralidhar  Hospital Acquired Infections Power Strategies for Clinical Practice Anshan (2007)

D. Horton-Szar & C.P. Conlon, Eds  Crash Course: Infectious Diseases Elsevier Limited (2007)

T.J.J. Inglis  Master Medicine. Microbiology and Infection, 3rd edn Elsevier Limied (2007)

P.R. Murray, E.J. Baron, J.H. Jorgensen, M.L. Landry & M.A. Pfaller, Eds  Manual of Clinical Microbiology, 9th edn, vols 1 and 2 American Society for Microbiology (2007)

A.R. Hauser  Antibiotic Basics for Clinicians Wolters Kluwer Health (2007)

D. Greenwood, R. Slack, J.Peutherer & M. Barer, Eds  Medical Microbiology, 17th edition Churchill Livingstone / Elsevier Science Ltd (2007)

F.E.G. Cox, D. Wakelin, S.H. Gillespie & D.D. Despommier, Eds  Parasitology, 10th edition Hodder Arnold Education (2007)

W.G. Merz & R.J. Hay, Eds  Medical Mycology Hodder Arnold Education (2007)

J.A. Levy  HIV and the Pathogenesis of AIDS, 3rd edition American Society for Microbiology (2007)

L.S. Garcia  Diagnostic Medical Parasitology Fifth Edition American Society for Microbiology (2006)

G.E. McDonnell  Antisepsis, Disinfection, and Sterilization: Types, Action, and Resistance American Society for Microbiology (2007)

R.M. Atlas & J.W. Snyder  Handbook of Media for Clinical Microbiology CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group (2006)

I. Gould  MRSA in Practice The Royal Society of Medicine (2006)

P.R. Lowenstein & M.G. Castro, Eds  Gene Therapy for Neurological Disorders Taylor & Francis Group (2006)

G. Skowron, R. Ogden & J.M.A. Lange, Eds  Reverse Transcriptase Inhibitors in HIV/AIDS Therapy Humana Press (2006)

J. Monsonego, Ed.  Emerging Issues on HPV Infections From Science to Practice S. Karger AG (2006)

Y.M. Dennis Lo, R.W.K. Chiu & K.C. Allen Chan, Eds  Clinical Applications of PCR, 2nd edn. Humana Press (2006)

B. Detrick, R.G. Hamilton & J.D. Folds, Eds  Manual of Molecular and Clinical Laboratory Immunology, 7th edn American Society for Microbiology (2006)

T.O. Joos & P. Fortina, Eds  Microarrays in Clinical DiagnosisHumana Press (2005)

H. Humphreys & W.L. Irving  Problem-orientated Clinical Microbiology and Infection: Second EditionOxford University Press (2004)

P.R. Murray & Y.R. Shea  Pocket Guide to Clinical Microbiology 3rd EditionAmerican Society for Microbiology (2004)

J.F.T. Spencer & A.L. Ragout de Spencer, Eds  Public Health Microbiology. Methods in Molecular Biology, Vol. 268Humana Press (2004)

P. Hawkey & D. Lewis, Eds  Medical Bacteriology, Second Edition. Practical Approach Series, No. 265Oxford University Press (2004)

W.M. Scheld, B.E. Murray & J.M. Hughes, Eds  Emerging Infections 6American Society for Microbiology (2004)

J.H. Jorgensen & M.A. Pfaller  A Clinician's Dictionary of Pathogenic MicroorganismsAmerican Society for Microbiology (2004)

F. Brown, L.R. Haaheim, J.M. Wood & G.C. Schild (Volume Editors)  Laboratory Correlates of Immunity to Influenza - A Reassessment. Developments in Biologicals, Vol. 115Karger (2004)

P. Cartwright  Probiotics for Crohn's & ColitisPrentice Publishing (2003) (www.

C. Mims, H.M. Dockrell, R.V. Goering, I. Roitt, D. Wakelin & M. Zuckerman  Medical Microbiology, Third EditionMosby/Elsevier (2003)

W.E. Dismukes, P.G. Pappas & J.D. Sobel, Eds  Clinical MycologyOxford University Press (2003)

L.S. Schlesinger & L.E. DesJardin, Eds  Tuberculosis: The Microbe Host InterfaceHorizon Scientific Press (2003)

D.D. Richman, Ed.  Human Immunodeficiency Virus - Human Virus Guides 2International Medical Press (2003)

J. Booss & M. Esiri  Viral Encephalitis in Humans American Society for Microbiology (2003)

A.R. Hauser & J. Rello, Eds  Severe Infections Caused By Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Perspectives On Critical Care Infectious Diseases, Vol. 7 Kluwer Academic (2003)

R.T.D. Emond, P.D. Welsby & H.A.K. Rowland  Colour Atlas of Infectious Diseases, Fourth Edition Mosby/Elsevier (2003)

P.R. Murray, E.J. Barron, J.H. Jorgensen, M.A. Pfaller & R.H. Yolken, Eds  Manual of Clinical Microbiology 8th Edition (Vols 1 & 2) American Society for Microbiology (2003)

M.A. Feitelson  Hepatitis C Virus: From Laboratory to ClinicCambridge University Press (2002)

M. Greaves  Cancer: the Evolutionary LegacyOxford University Press (2001)

P.H. Gilligan, M.L. Smiley & D.S. Shapiro  Cases in Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Third EditionAmerican Society for Microbiology (2003)

S.H.E. Kaufmann & H. Hahn, Eds  Mycobacteria and TB. Issues in Infectious Diseases, Vol. 2S. Karger AG Basle (2003)

R. Jennings & R.C. Read  Influenza in PracticeThe Royal Society of Medicine, London (2002)

E.A. Emini, Ed.  The Human Immunodeficiency Virus: Biology, Immunology, and Therapy Princeton University Press (2002)

K.A. Brogden & J.M. Guthmiller, Eds  Polymicrobial DiseasesAmerican Society for Microbiology (2002)

T. Poynard  Hepatitis B & C: Management and TreatmentMartin Dunitz (Taylor & Francis) (2001)

A.J. Zuckerman, J.E. Banatvala & J.R. Pattison, Eds  Principles and Practice of Clinical Virology. Fourth EditionJohn Wiley & Sons (1999)

D.D. Richman, R.J. Whitley & F.G. Hayden, Eds  Clinical Virology, Second EditionAmerican Society for Microbiology (2002)

G.R. Foster & R.D. Goldin  Management of Chronic Viral HepatitisMartin Dunitz (2002)

G. Gosztonyi, Ed.  The Mechanisms of Neuronal Damage in Virus Infections of the Nervous System. Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology, Vol. 253Springer (2001)

A.L. Truant, Ed. Manual of Commercial Methods in Clinical Microbiology American Society for Microbiology (2002)

J. Lalezari & G. Moyle, Eds Viral Co-infections in HIV: Impact and Management . State of the Art Series ReMEDICA Publishing (2001)

S.H. Gillespie & R.D. Pearson, Eds Principles and Practice of Clinical Parasitology John Wiley & Sons Ltd (2001)

J.H. Strauss & E.G. Strauss Viruses & Human Disease Academic Press (2002)

E.D.A. De Clercq, Ed.  Antiretroviral TherapyASM Press (2001)

R.J.B. King   Cancer Biology, Second EditionPearson Education Ltd (2000)

G.R. Bock, D. Cohen and J.A. Goode, Eds   From Genome to Therapy: Integrating New Technologies with Drug Development Novartis Foundation Symposium 229 John Wiley & Sons Ltd (2000)

F. Brown, K. Cichutek & J.S. Robertson, Eds   Development and Clinical Progress of DNA Vaccines. Developments in Biologicals, Vol. 104. IABS Symposia Series Karger (2000)

S. Spector, R.L. Hodinka & S.A. Young, Eds   Clinical Virology Manual, Third Edition ASM Press (2000)

H. Sheorey, J. Walker & B.-A. Biggs   Clinical Parasitology. A Handbook for Medical Practitioners and Microbiologists Melbourne University Press (2000)

T.T. Yoshikawa & D.C. Norman, Eds   Infectious Disease in the Aging: A Clinical Handbook Infectious Disease Series Humana Press (2000)

D.L. Stevens & E.L. Kaplan, Eds   Streptococcal Infections: Clinical Aspects, Microbiology, and Molecular Pathogenesis Oxford University Press (2000)

H.K. Kuramitsu & R.P. Ellen, Eds  Oral Bacterial Ecology: The Molecular Basis Horizon Scientific Press (2000)

J.S. Remington & M.N. Swartz, Eds  Current Clinical Topics in Infectious Diseases, Vol. 19 Blackwell Science (1999)

L. Collier & J. Oxford  Human Virology: A text for students of medicine, dentistry and microbiology. Second Edition Oxford University Press (2000)

R.F. Schinazi, J.-P. Sommadossi and H.C. Thomas, Eds  Therapies for Viral Hepatitis International Medical Press (1998)

K.J. Scanlon, Ed.  Therapeutic Applications of Ribozymes. Methods in Molecular Medicine, Vol. 11 Humana Press (1998)

J.R. Arrand and D.R. Harper, Eds  Viruses and Human Cancer BIOS Scientific Publishers Ltd (1998)

P. Martin and S.M. Thomas  The Development of Gene Therapy in Europe and the United States: A Comparative Analysis. STEEP Special Report No 5 Science Policy Research Unit, University of Sussex (1996)

P.R.J. Gangadharam and P.A. Jenkins, Eds  Mycobacteria I: Basic Aspects and Mycobacteria II: Chemotherapy Chapman and Hall (1997)

Paul L. Wood, Ed.  Neuroinflammation: Mechanisms and Management Humana Press (1997)

Y.M.D. Lo, Ed.  Clinical Applications of PCR. Methods in Molecular Medicine, Vol. 16 Humana Press (1998)

H.D. Isenberg, Ed.  Essential Procedures for Clinical Microbiology ASM Press (1998) (d/b Blackwell Science)

Jack S. Remington & Morton N. Swartz (1996) Current Clinical Topics in Infectious Diseases  Blackwell Science Ltd

P.D. Robbins (1996) Gene Therapy Protocols  Humana Press

D.J. Hampson & T.B. Stanton (1996) Intestinal Spirochaetes in Domestic Animals and Humans  CAB International

R. B. Wickner (1997) Prion Diseases of Mammals and Yeast: Molecular Mechanisms and Genetic Features  Springer-Verlag GmbH & Co. KG

R. Stuart-Harris & R. Penny, Eds (1997) Clinical Applications of the Interferons  Chapman & Hall Medical

M. D. Richardson & D. W. Warnock (1997) Fungal Infection - Diagnosis and Management  Blackwell Science Ltd

U. Gross, Ed. (1996) Toxoplasma gondii. Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology, Vol. 219  Springer-Verlag GmbH & Co. KG

H. Humphreys & W. L. Irving (1996) Problem-Orientated Clinical Microbiology and Infection  Churchill Livingstone

T. J. Harrison & A. J. Zuckerman, Eds (1997) The Molecular Medicine of Viral Hepatitis  John Wiley & Sons Limited

G. Hide, J. C. Mottram, G. H. Coombs & P. H. Holmes (1996) Trypanosomiasis and Leishmaniasis  CAB International

P. R. Murray (1996) ASM Pocket Guide to Clinical Microbiology  ASM Press

T. Elliott, M. Hastings & U. Desselberger (1997) Lecture Notes on Medical Microbiology  Blackwell Science Ltd

M. A. McCrae, J. R. Saunders, C. J. Smyth & N. D. Stow (1997) Molecular Aspects of Host-Pathogen Interactions  Cambridge University Press

Donald L. Jungkind, Joel E. Mortensen, Henry S. Fraimow & Gary B. Calandra (1995) Antimicrobial Resistance. A Crisis in Health Care  Plenum Publishing Corporation

M.R. Freije & J. M. Barbaree (1996) Legionellae Control in Health Care Facilities  HC Information Resources Inc.

P.R. Lowenstein & L. W. Enquist (1966) Protocols for Gene Transfer in Neuroscience  John Wiley & Sons Ltd

Joseph G. Pastorek II (1994) Obstetric and Gynecologic Infectious Disease  Raven Press

S. H. Gillespie & P. M. Hawkey (1995) Medical Parasitology: A Practical Approach  IRL Press at Oxford University Press

Herman Chmel, Mauro Bendinelli & Herman Friedman (1994) Pulmonary Infections and Immunity  Plenum Publishing Corporation

U. Desselberger (1995) Medical Virology. A Practical Approach  IRL Press at Oxford University Press

A.J. Zuckerman, J.E. Banatvala and J.R. Pattison (1994) Principles and Practice of Clinical Virology John Wiley and Sons Limited

E. W. Koneman, S. D. Allen, W. M. Janda, P. C. Schreckenberger and W. C. Winn, Jr (1994) Introduction to Diagnostic Microbiology J. B. Lippincott Company

Dlawer A.A. Ala'Aldeen and Carlos E. Hormaeche (1995) Molecular and Clinical Aspects of Bacterial Vaccine Development John Wiley and Sons Limited

Adrian Lee and Francis Mégraud (1995) Helicobacter pylori: techniques for clinical diagnosis and basic research W.B. Saunders Company Ltd

John Mills, Paul. A. Volberding and Lawrence Corey (1996) Antiviral Chemotherapy 4 Plenum Publishing Corporation

Davise H. Larone (1995) Medically Important Fungi: A Guide to Identification Blackwell Science

M.P. Glauser and T. Calandra (1994) Infections in Immunocompromised Oncological Patients Baillière Tindall

Jack S. Remington and Morton N. Swartz (1994) Current Clinical Topics in Infectious Diseases Blackwell Scientific Publications Ltd

Jean-Michel H. Vos (1994) Viruses in Human Gene Therapy Chapman and Hall

J. Philpott-Howard and M. Casewell (1994) Hospital Infection Control Harcourt Brace and Co. Ltd

Jennie Wilson (1995) Infection Control in Clinical Practice Baillière Tindall

M.A. Ritter and H.M. Ladyman (1995) Monoclonal Antibodies. Production, Engineering and Clinical Application Cambridge University Press

D.R. Harper (1994) Molecular Virology BIOS Scientific Publishers Ltd

R.R. McKendall and W.G. Stroop (1994) Handbook of Neurovirology Marcel Dekker, Inc.

V. ter Meulen and M.A. Billeter (1995) Measles Virus Springer-Verlag GmbH and Co. KG

Keith Cartwright (1995) Meningococcal Disease John Wiley and Sons Limited

Last updated 28 January 2008