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Essentials of Medical Parasitology
Apurba Sankar Sastry MD DNB MNAMS PDCR

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Edition 1/e
Publish Year2014
Size 6.75" X 9.5"
Cover TypePaper Back
With CD/DVD No
Weight (Grams) 640
Quick Overview
The whole content of the book has been arranged in a bulleted format and use of sub heads has increased the readability. Entire book is divided into four sections—General introduction, Protozoology, Helminthology and Miscellaneous. At the end, six appendices have been incorporated which will be of immense use and initiate interest among the students. Expected questions including MCQs have been added at the end of each chapter which will help to reinforce and understand the related topic in a better way. Life cycles are drawn in lucid and easy-to-grasp manner, exactly according to the text. Real microscopic images of parasites and specimens from various sources are being incorporated to correlate their impressions with the related parasitic diseases. Laboratory diagnosis and treatment boxes are introduced as a different entity for a quick review for students as well as for physicians.
Key Features
• The strength of Essentials of Medical Parasitology is its precise essential exam-oriented text in bulleted format

• Includes more than 150 color schematic diagrams and more than 100 slides which makes the learning much easier. All diagrams are easy to reproduce in the examination

• Exhaustive, yet easy to draw life cycle diagrams

• The only textbook of parasitology with latest updates in laboratory techniques, epidemiological data and treatment regimes

• Summary of laboratory diagnosis and treatment given in separate boxes for quick review

• Latest updates such as vaccine trials of malaria, drug resistance in malaria, Del Brutto’s diagnostic criteria of neurocysticercosis, culture techniques and immunodiagnostic techniques in parasitic diseases incorporated

• Expected questions including MCQs added at the end of every chapter to reinforce the students to prepare for future examinations

• Six useful appendices incorporated at the end.
Target Audience
Undergraduate medical and paramedical students as well as for postgraduate students
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