Clinical Hematology and Fundamentals of Hemostasis / Edition 3

Clinical Hematology and Fundamentals of Hemostasis / Edition 3

by Denise M. Harmening
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803601352

ISBN-13: 9780803601352

Pub. Date: 11/28/1996

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

The Fifth Edition incorporates all of today's exciting new knowledge. You'll also find two brand new chapters, one on the examination of body fluids and the other on quality control in the lab.

These outstanding features have made the book a best-selling and indispensable text- year after year!

  • Complete coverage of red blood cells, white blood cells,

Overview

The Fifth Edition incorporates all of today's exciting new knowledge. You'll also find two brand new chapters, one on the examination of body fluids and the other on quality control in the lab.

These outstanding features have made the book a best-selling and indispensable text- year after year!

  • Complete coverage of red blood cells, white blood cells, hemostasis, and thrombosis
  • Chapters on flow cytometry and molecular diagnosis
  • Thorough discussion of anemias
  • Case studies that demonstrate the link between the test and the patient to foster critical thinking
  • Laboratory methods section that includes chapters on routine hematology methods, coagulation procedures, quality control, examination of body fluids, and more

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803601352
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
11/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
743
Product dimensions:
8.82(w) x 11.34(h) x 1.31(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1: Introduction to Clinical Hematology
1. Hematopoiesis: Morphology of Human Blood and Marrow Cells
2. Bone Marrow
3. The Red Blood Cell: Structure and Function
4. Anemia: Diagnosis and Clinical Considerations
5. Morphological Changes Associated with Disease

Part 2: Anemias
6. Iron Metabolism and Hypochromic Anemias
7. Megaloblastic Anemias
8. Aplastic Anemia (Including Pure Red Cell Aplasia and Congenital Dyserythropoietic Anemia)
9. Introduction to Hemolytic Anemias: Intracorpuscular Defects -- I. Hereditary Defects of the Red Cell Membrane
10. Introduction to Hemolytic Anemias: Intracorpuscular Defects -- II. Hereditary Enzyme Deficiencies
11. Hemolytic Anemias: Intracorpuscular Defects -- III. The Hemoglobinopathies
12. Hemolytic Anemias: Intracorpuscular Defects -- IV. Thalassemia
13. Hemolytic Anemias: Intracorpuscular Defects -- V. Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
14. Hemolytic Anemias: Extracorpuscular Defects -- VI. Immune and Nonimmune Hemolytic Anemia
15. Anemia Associated with Systemic, Nonhematologic Disorders

Part 3: White Blood Cell Disorders
16. Cell Biology and Disorders of Neutrophils
17. Reactive Lymphocytosis and Infectious Mononucleosis
18. Introduction to Leukemia and the Acute Leukemias
19. Myelodysplastic Syndromes
20. Chronic Leukemias
21. Chronic Myeloproliferative Disorders
22. Multiple Myeloma and Related Plasma Cell Disorders
23. The Lymphomas
24. Introduction to Flow Cytometry
25. Lipid (Lysosomal) Storage Diseases and Histiocytosis

Part 4:Hemostasis and Introduction to Thrombosis
26. Introduction to Hemostasis: An Overview of Hemostatic Mechanism, Platelet Structure and Function, and Extrinsic and Intrinsic Systems
27. Quantitative and Qualitative Vascular and Platelet Disorders, Both Congenital and Acquired
28. Disorders of Plasma Clotting Factors
29. Interaction of the Fibrinolytic, Coagulation, and Kinin Systems and Related Pathology
30. Introduction to Thrombosis and Anticoagulant Therapy

Part 5: Laboratory Methods
31. Routine Hematology Methods
32. Principles of Automated Differential Analysis
33. Special Stains and Cytochemistry
34. Coagulation
35. Molecular Diagnostic Techniques in Hematopathology
Glossary
Index

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