This work describes methods in the order in which they would be encountered in the laboratory, and so should prove a useful bench companion both for the novice in clinical microbiology and the experienced microbiologist who needs to confirm a detail. The text encapsulates the practical experience of a group of experienced clinical microbiologists and scientists imparting tips and solutions to both the methodology and interpretation of clinical microbiology results.
Professor Peter Michael Hawkey
Public Health Laboratory, Heartlands Hospital, Bordesley Green East, Birmingham B9 5SS
Phone: 0121 424 1240 Fax: 0121 772 6229 email: email@example.com
Professor of Clinical and Public Health Bacteriology (University of Birmingham) and Honorary Consultant (Birmingham Public Health Laboratory, Heartlands Hospital, Birmingham)
Academic qualifications: BSc, DSc, M.B.B.S, M.D., FRCPath
Member of editorial board of Reviews in Medical Microbiology and Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy. Member of scientific advisory committees of NEQAS (National External Quality Assessment Scheme) and Centre for Applied Microbiology.
Dr Deirdre Alexandra Lewis
CDSC South West, Public Health Laboratory, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, Gloucester GLI 3NN
Phone: 01452 413080 Fax: 01452 412946 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Consultant Regional Epidemiologist, CDSC South West