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Essential haematology., (electronic book /)

Label
Essential haematology.
Title
Essential haematology.
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work is a standard textbook of haemotology for medical students. It will provide students with an account of the essential features of clinical and laboratory haemotology, with selected reading lists and colour diagrams.
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Hoffbrand, A. V
Dewey number
616.15
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC633
LC item number
.H627 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Moss, P. A. H.
Series statement
Essentials
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  • Hematology
  • Blood
Summary expansion
British Medical Association Book Award Winner - Student Textbook of the Year 2016 The definitive haematology textbook of choice for medical students Hoffbrand's Essential Haematology has built a reputation as the flagship haematology textbook for both students and junior doctors, providing an authoritative introduction to the subject. Now in its 7th edition, this classic text provides up-to-date knowledge of the pathogenesis, clinical and laboratory features, treatment of blood and bone marrow disorders, in its concise and user-friendly style. Hoffbrand's Essential Haematology outlines the basic principles of clinical and laboratory haematology and shows how manifestations of blood diseases can be explained by new knowledge of the disease processes. It is an indispensable resource for students and trainees and an essential read for all specialists who are interested in updating their knowledge. Hoffbrand's Essential Haematology: Provides up-to-date knowledge of the pathogenesis, clinical and laboratory features and treatment of all blood disorders Features detailed information on the new genetics of leukaemia and lymphoma Includes a new chapter on thrombosis, focussing on the new oral anticoagulants Is beautifully presented, with over 300 colour illustrations Comprehensively covers both theory and treatment regimes Includes a companion website at www.wileyessential.com/haematology featuring all the figures and tables from the book, and over 300 interactive multiple choice questions. This title is also available as a mobile App from MedHand Mobile Libraries. Buy it now from iTunes, Google Play or the MedHand Store
Target audience
specialized
Label
Essential haematology., (electronic book /)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Previous edition: 2011
  • Includes Internet access
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the Seventh Edition vi Preface to the First Edition vii How to use your textbook viii About the companion website x 1 Haemopoiesis 1 2 Erythropoiesis and general aspects of anaemia 11 3 Hypochromic anaemias 27 4 Iron overload 41 5 Megaloblastic anaemias and other macrocytic anaemias 48 6 Haemolytic anaemias 60 7 Genetic disorders of haemoglobin 72 8 The white cells 1: granulocytes, monocytes and their benign disorders 87 9 The white cells 2: lymphocytes and their benign disorders 102 10 The spleen 116 11 The aetiology and genetics of haematological malignancies 122 12 Management of haematological malignancy 135 13 Acute myeloid leukaemia 145 14 Chronic myeloid leukaemia 156 15 Myeloproliferative disease 165 16 Myelodysplasia 177 17 Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia 186 18 The chronic lymphoid leukaemias 197 19 Hodgkin lymphoma 205 20 Non-Hodgkin lymphoma 213 21 Multiple myeloma and related disorders 228 22 Aplastic anaemia and bone marrow failure 242 23 Stem cell transplantation 250 24 Platelets, blood coagulation and haemostasis 264 25 Bleeding disorders caused by vascular and platelet abnormalities 278 26 Coagulation disorders 290 27 Thrombosis 1: pathogenesis and diagnosis 302 28 Thombosis 2: treatment 311 29 Haematological changes in systemic disease 321 30 Blood transfusion 333 31 Pregnancy and neonatal haematology 346 Appendix: World Health Organization classification of tumours of the haematopoietic and lymphoid tissues 352 Index 357
Control code
purchAH29343870
Edition
  • Seventh edition /
  • A.V. Hoffbrand, P.A.H. Moss.
Extent
480 pages
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
After 5 minutes Preview, click on 2Request Access3, fill in a form with your details. If triggered, the book will be loaned and tied to the one user for 1 week, during which time users can read or download as they choose. 4th user request triggers auto-purchase
Isbn
9781118408643
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (colour)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Essential haematology., (electronic book /)
Publication
Note
  • Previous edition: 2011
  • Includes Internet access
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the Seventh Edition vi Preface to the First Edition vii How to use your textbook viii About the companion website x 1 Haemopoiesis 1 2 Erythropoiesis and general aspects of anaemia 11 3 Hypochromic anaemias 27 4 Iron overload 41 5 Megaloblastic anaemias and other macrocytic anaemias 48 6 Haemolytic anaemias 60 7 Genetic disorders of haemoglobin 72 8 The white cells 1: granulocytes, monocytes and their benign disorders 87 9 The white cells 2: lymphocytes and their benign disorders 102 10 The spleen 116 11 The aetiology and genetics of haematological malignancies 122 12 Management of haematological malignancy 135 13 Acute myeloid leukaemia 145 14 Chronic myeloid leukaemia 156 15 Myeloproliferative disease 165 16 Myelodysplasia 177 17 Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia 186 18 The chronic lymphoid leukaemias 197 19 Hodgkin lymphoma 205 20 Non-Hodgkin lymphoma 213 21 Multiple myeloma and related disorders 228 22 Aplastic anaemia and bone marrow failure 242 23 Stem cell transplantation 250 24 Platelets, blood coagulation and haemostasis 264 25 Bleeding disorders caused by vascular and platelet abnormalities 278 26 Coagulation disorders 290 27 Thrombosis 1: pathogenesis and diagnosis 302 28 Thombosis 2: treatment 311 29 Haematological changes in systemic disease 321 30 Blood transfusion 333 31 Pregnancy and neonatal haematology 346 Appendix: World Health Organization classification of tumours of the haematopoietic and lymphoid tissues 352 Index 357
Control code
purchAH29343870
Edition
  • Seventh edition /
  • A.V. Hoffbrand, P.A.H. Moss.
Extent
480 pages
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
After 5 minutes Preview, click on 2Request Access3, fill in a form with your details. If triggered, the book will be loaned and tied to the one user for 1 week, during which time users can read or download as they choose. 4th user request triggers auto-purchase
Isbn
9781118408643
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (colour)
Specific material designation
remote

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