Lecture 16 & 18
Inflammatory process of the stomach or intestinal mucosal surface
Often associated with ingestion of contaminated foods and/or contaminated water
Boil it, cook it, peel it, or forget it
Cardiovascular System Infections
Presence of bacteria in the bloodstream; may or may not be clinically significant
Self-resolving in clients with no underlying illness, immune deficiency or turbulent
Sexually Transmitted Infections
Lecture 20 & 21
Part of the reason was
because we got better
Because we had noninvasive tests more
people were willing to
Lots of women would
consent to cervical
swabs, but for male
clients it requi
Central Nervous System Infections
Lecture 13 & 14
For each type of infection, try and answer the following questions
What is the syndrome?
How does it manifest?
How do we make the diagnosis?
Which microorganisms are responsible?
Who is vu
1. What are some factors that may increase the risk of acquiring N. gonorrhea?
New sex partner
Multiple sex partners
Previous gonorrhea diagnosis
Having other sexually transmitted infections
2. What health teaching could you provide to this
Malaria is a serious and sometimes fatal disease caused by a parasite that commonly
infects female anopheles mosquitoes that feed on humans when they are pregnant as
human blood provides nutrients needed for the mosquito eggs to grow. During the b
Grand Rounds II Jessika Costa
Care Scenario #8 (Pavandeep)
What was the diagnosis on postoperative Day 10?
The diagnosis on Day 10 was methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) with
pneumonia as a complication
o MRSA infection is caused by
15 Point Summary
Microbiology Midterm Exam Review
Introduction to Microbiology: Structure, Function, Reproduction & Classification of
Symbiotic organisms live in close nutritional relationships
Commensalism The commensal benefits; h