Medical Immunology Made Memorable, 2nd Edition
New to This Edition
With easy-to-understand text and clear diagrams, the new 2nd Edition of Medical Immunology Made Memorable covers the core concepts of both basic science and clinical immunology. Unlike other titles that include unnecessary complex scientific detail, this book contains basic information students need to know to understand the clinical importance of the immune system and disease caused by its malfunction.
Corresponding to students undergraduate courses, this book divides immunology into 3 sections. The first section, basic immunology looks at the normal workings of the immune system. Next, pathology examines the links between immunology and histopathology, chemical pathology, and microbiology. Finally, clinical conditions are listed by system, allowing readers to refer to the relevant section while proceeding through the medical and surgical firms.
- New double page spread on mucosal immunology Text of first edition was reviewed by medical students to identify any parts requiring refinement
- Immunology is a very fast moving subject and all latest developments have been taken account of
By J. H. L. Playfair, MB, BChir, PhD, DSc, Professor Emeritus, Department of immunology, University College London Medical School, London; and P. M. Lydyard, BSc, MSc, PhD, FRCPath, Professor, Department of Immunology, Univesity College London Medical School, London