Books tagged: infectious diseases

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Microbiology Practice Questions: Infection, Diseases and Epidemiology
Series: Microbiology. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Medical science, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Sciences
This is a collection of fill in the blank questions on infection, diseases and epidemiology. Topics covered include relationships of microbes, reservoirs, portals of entry, diseases, portals of exit, classification of diseases, epidemiology and nosocomial infections. These questions are suitable for students enrolled in Microbiology, Introduction to Microbiology or Basic Microbiology.
The Body is the Hero
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,960. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This is the amazing story of what happens when the immune system goes haywire. Reading like a scientific thriller, the book intertwines science with history to describe the discoveries and flashes of brilliance of men such as Semmelweise and Pasteur, and the modern-day struggles of doctors and researchers to pry out why the immune system saves one person and kills another. The book also recounts a
George Washington Keefe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
George Washington Keefe was a less than average pitcher for the Washington Nationals during the first seasons of the National League club's 19th century existence, 1886-1889. He established records for most walks in an inning in 1887. Mostly disappointing, but sometimes brilliant, he was 5'8" and left-handed. On one occasion in 1889, he outdueled Hall of Fame, New York Giants pitcher Tim Keefe.
A Simple Guide to Pharyngitis and Throat Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 36. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Pharyngitis and Throat Diseases such as Pharyngitis, Tonsillitis, Quinsy, Sialadenitis, Stomatitis, Gingivitis and Scarlet Fever which are seen in some of my patients in my Family Clinic.
Curse Of The Samurai - Part I - Comic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 350. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Horror, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Historical fiction
Japan 1589. Something ominous is lurking in a coastal village which will change Japan forever.
Whooping Cough A Disease With Deadly Complications
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
As a medical researcher I enjoy topics that deal with the history of a virus or disease. I'm intrigued to learn that whooping cough's origin is fungoid. Whooping cough is often overlooked by parents who believe their child has only a common cold. If untreated the youth is soon assailed by paroxysms of coughing. Weakness follows which can lead to bronchopneumonia among various severe complications.
Warrior Patient: A Memoir About Survival, Hope, Love & Laughter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,010. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
THIS BOOK IS ABOUT a person using laughter, love, good doctors and guts to completely recover from a series of deadly diseases. It takes almost three years to accomplish, but the patient now plays tennis seven days a week (weather permitting), walks, bikes and works out in the gym. Almost miraculously, he has returned to a normal life. Learn how he did it, and how it can and will affect YOUR life.