Tests and required chapters of Murray, Medical Microbiology 8th ed.
Tests are multiple-choice, norm-referenced.

Red - Test I
Blue - Test II
Green - Test III
Navy - Test IV
Fuchsia - Test V

 

SECTION 1

Introduction 

1 Introduction to Medical Microbiology
2 Human Microbiome in Health and Disease
3 Sterilization, Disinfection, and Antisepsis


SECTION 2

General Principles of Laboratory Diagnosis 

4 Microscopy and In Vitro Culture
5 Molecular Diagnosis
6 Serologic Diagnosis 

SECTION 3 

Basic Concepts in the Immune Response


7 Elements of Host Protective Responses
8 Innate Host Responses
9 Antigen-Specific Immune Responses
10 Immune Responses to Infectious Agents
11 Antimicrobial Vaccines 

SECTION 4 

Bacteriology 

12 Bacterial Classification, Structure, and Replication
13 Bacterial Metabolism and Genetics
14 Mechanisms of Bacterial Pathogenesis
15 Role of Bacteria in Disease
16 Laboratory Diagnosis of Bacterial Diseases
17 Antibacterial Agents
18 Staphylococcus and Related Gram-Positive Cocci
19 Streptococcus and Enterococcus
20 Bacillus
21 Listeria and Related Gram-Positive Bacteria
22 Mycobacterium and Related Acid-Fast Bacteria
23 Neisseria and Related Genera
24 Haemophilus and Related Bacteria
25 Enterobacteriaceae
26 Vibrio and Related Bacteria
27 Pseudomonas and Related Bacteria
28 Campylobacter and Helicobacter
29 Miscellaneous Gram-Negative Rods

30 Clostridium
31 Non–Spore-Forming Anaerobic Bacteria
32 Treponema, Borrelia, and Leptospira
33 Mycoplasma and Ureaplasma
34 Rickettsia, Ehrlichia, and Related Bacteria
35 Chlamydia and Chlamydophila
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SECTION 5 

Virology 

36 Viral Classification, Structure, and Replication
37 Mechanisms of Viral Pathogenesis
38 Role of Viruses in Disease
39 Laboratory Diagnosis of Viral Diseases
40 Antiviral Agents and Infection Control
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41 Papillomaviruses and Polyomaviruses
42 Adenoviruses
43 Human Herpesviruses
44 Poxviruses
45 Parvoviruses
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46 Picornaviruses
47 Coronaviruses and Noroviruses
48 Paramyxoviruses
49 Orthomyxoviruses
50 Rhabdoviruses, Filoviruses, and Bornaviruses
51 Reoviruses
52 Togaviruses and Flaviviruses
53 Bunyaviridae and Arenaviridae

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54 Retroviruses
55 Hepatitis Viruses
56 Prion Diseases
   

SECTION 6

Mycology

57 Fungal Classification, Structure, and Replication
58 Pathogenesis of Fungal Disease
59 Role of Fungi in Disease
60 Laboratory Diagnosis of Fungal Disease
61 Antifungal Agents
62 Superficial and Cutaneous Mycoses
63 Subcutaneous Mycoses
64 Systemic Mycoses Caused by Dimorphic Fungi
65 Opportunistic Mycoses
66 Fungal and Fungal-Like Infections of Unusual or Uncertain Etiology
67 Mycotoxins and Mycotoxicoses
 

SECTION 7

Parasitology

68 Parasitic Classification, Structure, and Replication
69 Pathogenesis of Parasitic Diseases
70 Role of Parasites in Disease
71 Laboratory Diagnosis of Parasitic Disease
72 Antiparasitic Agents
73 Intestinal and Urogenital Protozoa
74 Blood and Tissue Protozoa
75 Nematodes
76 Trematodes
77 Cestodes
78 Arthropods\AqHGZ