DR. JAYASHREE KONAR
DR. JAYASHREE KONAR, M.B.B.S.(Hons., Gold Medalist),MD, Senior Resident at ESIC, Joka , Kolkata already has numerous contribution in the field of Microbiology. DR. KONAR has published a number of Scientific papers in National & International scientific journals apart from writing a book titled �Modified HodgeTest : Emergence of some Diagnostic Dilemmas� for Medical students. Her work about the role of Acriflavine on plasmid curing was highly appreciated.
DR. SANJEEV DAS
DR. Sanjeev Das, Assistant Professor of Microbiology at R. G .Kar Medical College hospital has been teaching Microbiology for over four years & has published a number of Scientific papers in National & International scientific journals. His M.D. Thesis entitled � In-vitro study to detect factors influencing immune protection by agglutination & complement fixation.� was highly appreciated
Microbiological investigations are important in the diagnosis, treatment, and surveillance of infectious diseases and policies regarding the selection and use of antimicrobial drugs. It is, therefore, essential that test reports are relevant, reliable, timely, and interpreted correctly. High cost of culture media and reagents, lack of rational approach to the selection and use of microbiological investigations, and a shortage of trained technical staff and clinical microbiologists are important factors in preventing the establishment of essential microbiology services in developing countries. This book encompasses all the aspects of quality management in a Microbiology laboratory such as quality assurance & quality control , various factors influencing quality. An attempt has been made to discus various aspects of Audit , Benefits of Acceditation , to avoid confussion between validation & verification & to highlight all the facets of ISO 15189:2007 & steps of Acccreditation to our readers in a palatable form.