Mims' pathogenesis of infectious disease
Cedric A. Mims, Anthony Nash and John Stephen.
Table of Contents
1. General Principles -- 2. Attachment to and Entry of Microorganisms into the Body -- 3. Events Occurring Immediately After the Entry of the Microorganism -- 4. The Encounter with the Phagocytic Cell and the Microbe's Answers -- 5. The Spread of Microbes through the Body -- 6. The Immune Response to Infection -- 7. Microbial Strategies in Relation to the Immune Response -- 8. Mechanisms of Cell and Tissue Damage -- 9. Recovery from Infection -- 10. Failure to Eliminate Microbe -- 11. Host and Microbial Factors Influencing Susceptibility -- 12. Vaccines and How they Work.