Current Topics in Medical Microbiology

Common infectious diseases that are relevant in the current healthcare setting are discussed. Expert clinicians in the fields of microbiology, infectious diseases and infection control discuss current research in the field of medical microbiology and its relevance to nursing practice. Lecture topics include: review of bacteria and viruses, role of the diagnostic microbiology lab, travel medicine, skin and soft tissue infections, central nervous system infections, sexually transmitted infections, HIV/AIDS, hepatitis, “superbugs”, influenza, and infection prevention and control.

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Lee Goneau