Medical Immunology: Revised And Expanded (5th Edition) – eBook


  • Author: Gabriel Virella
  • File Size: 6 MB
  • Format: PDF
  • Length: 668 Pages
  • Publisher: ; 5th edition
  • Publication Date: April 17, 2007
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B000Q36U46
  • ISBN-10: 0824705505
  • ISBN-13: 9780824705503
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Keeping the high standard of quality that made priors editions so successful, this completely revised and updated text includes the most recent advances in basic and clinical immunology-emphasizing diagnostic and clinical applications in addition to state-of-the-art discussions of the principles and strategies for modulation of the immune response and treatment of autoimmune, hypersensitivity, and immune deficiency diseases.

Features clinical case studies along with end-of-chapter questions in the USML multiple-choice format for self-evaluation and preparation for licensure and specialty boards! Continuing as the only textbook offering a balanced discussion of basic and clinical immunology, Medical Immunology, 5th Edition, (PDF) provides

  • a modern overview of cancer immunology
  • a new comprehensive section on diagnostic immunology
  • a revised review of phagocytic cell physiology and functional deficiencies
  • state-of-the-art discussion of immunosuppression and immunomodulation
  • a current review of the fundamental principles that govern the immune response
  • extensively revised and updated discussions on tolerance, autoimmunity, and hypersensitivity diseases
  • current discussions on the diagnosis, pathogenesis, and management of primary and secondary immune deficiency diseases ·and more!

Written by seasoned professionals in the field, the Fifth Edition of Medical Immunology: Revised And Expanded is an excellent text for advanced undergraduate and graduate students taking courses in immunology in departments of dentistry, medicine, and veterinary science; residents, medical fellows, and interns; and practicing physicians taking seminars in clinical immunology.