This companion to IMMUNOLOGY 5TH EDITION, is designed to provide clear, clinical relevance to the science of immunology. All the main diseases covered in the parent textbook are covered in Case Studies in Immunology with 45 detailed case presentations. Each presentation is followed by 4-5 questions that are discussed in great detail. The cases are designed to reinforce the clinical relevance of immunology and to encourage the student in problem-based learning. Three new case studies have been added to reflect advances in immunology and to be consistent with Immunology Fifth Edition which has increased coverage of AIDS, nutrition, and immunity.
Designed for problem-based learning approach to teaching medicine Eleven tables in appendices provide an invaluable aid to clinical immunologists Case studies emphasize and reinforce the link between clinical immunology and the science of immunology Companion to Immunology Fifth Edition
|Author Information||By Jonathan Brostoff, MA, DM, DSc(Med), FRCP, FRCPath, Professor Emeritus of Allergy and Environmental Health, King's College London, London, UK; Alexander Gray, BSc, MB, BS, Department of Immunology, University College London Medical School, London, UK; David Male, MA, PhD, Professor of Biology and Ivan Roitt, DSc HonFRCP FRCPath FRS, Hon Director, Middlesex Centre for Investigative & Diagnostic Oncology, School of Health & Social Sciences, Middlesex University, London, UK|