Ch 15: Bacterial Diseases of the Respiratory Tract: Tutoring Solution

About This Chapter

The Bacterial Diseases of the Respiratory Tract chapter of this College Microbiology Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about bacterial diseases of the respiratory tract. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach all of the information involving bacterial diseases of the respiratory tract required in a typical college microbiology course.

How it works:

  • Begin your assignment or other microbiology work.
  • Identify the respiratory tract bacterial diseases concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

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This chapter of our microbiology tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn bacterial diseases of the respiratory tract and earn better grades. This resource can help students including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding the various diseases' causes, symptoms, transmission methods and treatments or any other bacterial diseases of the respiratory tract topic
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their biology learning
  • Prefer learning biology visually
  • Find themselves failing or close to failing their bacterial diseases of the respiratory tract unit
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in microbiology
  • Don't have access to their biology teacher outside of class

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  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning Objectives

  • Explain the causes, symptoms and treatments of diphtheria.
  • Discuss the causes and symptoms of whooping cough.
  • Learn the causes, symptoms and treatments of Legionnaire's disease.
  • Take a look at the treatments for tuberculosis.
  • Describe the causes, symptoms and treatments for strep throat.
  • Discuss the symptoms and treatments for bacterial meningitis.
  • Learn the causes and treatments of bacterial pneumonia.

8 Lessons in Chapter 15: Bacterial Diseases of the Respiratory Tract: Tutoring Solution
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
What Is Diphtheria? - Cause, Symptoms & Treatments

1. What Is Diphtheria? - Cause, Symptoms & Treatments

This lesson will discuss a bacterium known as Corynebacterium diphtheria, the disease diphtheria, exotoxins, endotoxins, A-B toxins, pseudomembranes, bull-necks, and more!

Pertussis: Cause & Symptoms of Whooping Cough

2. Pertussis: Cause & Symptoms of Whooping Cough

This lesson will describe Bordetella pertussis, whooping cough, the hundred days' cough, respiratory cilia, and the signs, symptoms, prevention, and treatment associated with pertussis.

Legionnaires' Disease: Cause, Symptoms & Treatment

3. Legionnaires' Disease: Cause, Symptoms & Treatment

This lesson discusses something known as Legionnaires' disease. We will talk about the bacterium responsible for this disease, how amoebae may be involved, the signs of this disease, and whether or not any treatment option exists for it.

Tuberculosis: Diagnosis, Treatments & Latency

4. Tuberculosis: Diagnosis, Treatments & Latency

This lesson will discuss the disease known as tuberculosis. We will talk about mycobacterium tuberculosis, latent TB, TB disease, mycolic acid, and the symptoms, signs, and treatments used for this terrible disease.

Strep Throat:  Cause, Symptoms & Treatments

5. Strep Throat: Cause, Symptoms & Treatments

This lesson will discuss something we've almost all had: strep throat. We'll discuss beta-hemolysis, Streptococcus pyogenes, pharyngitis, halitosis, pus, and all sorts of other things pertaining to strep throat.

Bacterial Meningitis: Transmission, Symptoms & Treatments

6. Bacterial Meningitis: Transmission, Symptoms & Treatments

This lesson will discuss something known as bacterial meningitis. We'll talk about the causes of this condition, ways by which you can get it, diagnosis and treatments strategies, as well as the symptoms and signs associated with bacterial meningitis.

Bacterial Pneumonia: Causes, Signs & Treatments

7. Bacterial Pneumonia: Causes, Signs & Treatments

This lesson will discuss the causes of bacterial pneumonia. We'll also look into how bacterial pneumonia is diagnosed and treated as well as the common signs and symptoms associated with this condition.

What is Streptococcus Pyogenes? - Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

8. What is Streptococcus Pyogenes? - Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Streptococcus pyogenes is a ubiquitous bacterium responsible for hundreds of millions of illnesses throughout the world each year, some of which are fatal. Learn about the variety and severity of these illnesses in this lesson.

Chapter Practice Exam
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