This broad and accessible introduction to the study of blood has been fully revised and updated to reflect advances in the field and in clinical practice, covering essential knowledge, from basic hematological physiology to blood disorders and their diagnosis and treatment.
Sickle Cell Disease is the most common genetic disease world wide and in the UK. Sickle Cell Disease can be associated with acute life threatening complications, when clear, easily available advice is needed, and with chronic long term complications which may need liaison with other health professionals.
Suitable for medical students, medical residents, hematology-oncology fellows, and pathology residents, this book covers the knowledge about the study of blood cells. It features: 95 case studies; 227 images; and information from hands-on clinical practice.
This extensive title, which combines scientific principles with up-to-date clinical procedures, has been thoroughly updated for the fourteenth edition. You'll find in-depth material on the biology and pathophysiology of lymphomas, leukemias, platelet destruction, and other hematological disorders as well as the procedures for diagnosing and treating them.
This third edition expands upon the role of anticoagulants in clinical practice. The Handbook of Thromboprophylaxis Third Edition is a key resource for all physicians with an interest in thromboprophylaxis.
The diagnosis of myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), a heterogeneous group of clonal hematopoietic disorders, is being made with increasing frequency over the past decade owing to increased recognition, improved understanding, and an aging population.