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CRE Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Physicians, and Health Care Institutions on the New Threat of Untreatable "Superbug" Bacteria
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts at the CDC on the new threat posed by Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae.
Guideline for Isolation Precautions: Preventing Transmission of Infectious Agents in Healthcare Settings (2007) - Stopping the Spread of Infections
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 72,040. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious
The Guideline for Isolation Precautions: Preventing Transmission of Infectious Agents in Healthcare Settings 2007 updates and expands the 1996 Guideline for Isolation Precautions in Hospitals.
Quorum Sensing Bacteria
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The mechanisms of everpresent bacteria in the human body mimic much of our own human behavior, when we act. Pathogenicity, the call to arms for men at war, bacteria hungry for lunch, humans husbanding individual strength for collective undertaking,defines the tipping point or critical mass required to engage an army of hundreds or thousands to infect a body, plant crops, harvest, make effective ci
The Germ Theory
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology
This is an essay on the germ theory, and explores the social, economic, and intellectual effects it had on society.
HACCP Food Handlers Course
Price: $29.95 USD. Words: 33,120. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
The course HACCP Food Safety Training provides an in-depth understanding of HACCP plans and Food Safety Management Systems. It includes case studies and exercises to provide participants with a working knowledge of validation and verification which enables participant to enhance food safety in their own facilities. The goal is to gain an understanding of HACCP Principles
Can You Say Bacteria?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: American English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Biology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Health
For a positive perspective on bacteria, this book describes what bacteria are, what shapes they come in and where they can be found. The book also gives easy-to-understand examples of when bacteria can be useful or harmful.  Frequently asked questions are included to enhance children’s critical reasoning skills and vocabulary, while fostering their interest in science. 
¿Puedes Decir Bacterias?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: Spanish. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Nature, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Health
Este libro describe lo que son las bacterias, qué formas tienen y dónde pueden encontrarse. Con un enfoque positivo, el libro muestra ejemplos fáciles de entender sobre cuándo las bacterias pueden favorecer o perjudicar a los seres humanos. Preguntas frecuentes se incluyen para mejorar el razonamiento crítico y el vocabulario de los niños, mientras se fomenta su interés por la ciencia.
The Vostok Juncture
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,480. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Two miles beneath the Antarctic ice lies Lake Vostok. Dark. Forgotten. The way it should be. Until now. Scientists have found evidence of gold down there and - alien life. Arthur Sinclair, Chairman of AmCorp, plans to coerce the Vostok station scientists to go down to the lake and find the gold. Arthur Sinclair has forgotten one thing. Lake Vostok does not want them there.
Brother Gregory: Gene Four
Series: Mendel, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,140. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Gene Four: The Saint, the Sinner and the Scientist. How Brother Gregory cures a barrel of wine and the bones of St. Hugh perform another kind of miracle.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Microbiology for the Veterinary Specialist - Bacteria, Pathogenicity, Anaerobic, Antibacterial Agents, Sterilization, Foodborne Illness, Food Spoilage, Mold
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 40,690. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Why are we interested in microbiology? Microorganisms are one of the major causes of food spoilage and food deterioration in the Armed Forces. Millions of dollars' worth of subsistence is lost due to microbial spoilage each year. Additionally, many man-hours are lost due to outbreaks of foodborne illness.