Essential Immunology for Surgeons

Essential Immunology for Surgeons

Oleg Eremin and Herb Sewell

Print publication date: Apr 2011

ISBN: 9780199586875

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

This resource provides a concise, up-to-date, and readable account of immunology in general and its translation into key areas of clinical practice. It provides the necessary foundation for a critical understanding of this essential and rapidly expanding area of biological science that underpins and explains the modern concepts of a range of diseases and conditions, encompassing autoimmunity, infection, trauma, cancer, nutrition, organ transplantation, and various forms of therapy.