Clinical Laboratory Hematology / Edition 1

Clinical Laboratory Hematology / Edition 1

by Shirlyn B. McKenzie
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130199966

ISBN-13: 9780130199966

Pub. Date: 01/28/2004

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Designed to meet the needs of both clinical laboratory technicians and clinical laboratory scientists, this comprehensive - yet easy to read - guide to hematology and hemostasis features cutting-edge technologies, high-quality photographs and micrographs, case studies, and convenient dual-level (basic and advanced) presentation of information. In each chapter, two

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Designed to meet the needs of both clinical laboratory technicians and clinical laboratory scientists, this comprehensive - yet easy to read - guide to hematology and hemostasis features cutting-edge technologies, high-quality photographs and micrographs, case studies, and convenient dual-level (basic and advanced) presentation of information. In each chapter, two levels of objectives and questions are presented, allowing content to fit specific course focus. Case studies and checkpoints in each chapter help apply and assess comprehension. Visual cross-referencing symbols throughout make finding information exceptionally easy.

    Features:
  • Authoritative content from 24 contributors.
  • Running case studies throughout each chapter.
  • Checkpoints - questions, integrated throughout the chapter, with rationales provided.
  • High-resolution, full-color blood and bone marrow photographs throughout.
  • FREE CD-ROM contains a powerful database of images and self-assessment activities.
  • FREE integrated website - www.prenhall.com/mckenzie - compliments the text with study-guide style quiz questions and immediate tabulation of quiz results.
  • Detailed discussions of ethical issues and management issues.
  • The new technologies of molecular diagnostics, flow cytometry and cytogenetics presented here in a very easily understood manner.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130199966
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
01/28/2004
Edition description:
BK&CD-ROM
Pages:
976
Product dimensions:
8.76(w) x 10.92(h) x 1.55(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
Acknowledgments
Abbreviations
Ch. 1Introduction1
Ch. 2Cellular Homeostasis and Hematopoiesis8
Ch. 3Structure and Function of Hematopoietic Organs41
Ch. 4The Erythrocyte52
Ch. 5Hemoglobin70
Ch. 6The Leukocyte85
Ch. 7Routine Hematology Procedures123
Ch. 8Peripheral Blood Smear140
Ch. 9Bone Marrow148
Ch. 10Introduction to Anemia161
Ch. 11Anemias of Disordered Iron Metabolism and Heme Synthesis189
Ch. 12Hemoglobinopathies: Qualitative Defects220
Ch. 13Thalassemia239
Ch. 14Megaloblastic and Nonmegaloblastic Macrocytic Anemias263
Ch. 15Hypoproliferative Anemias288
Ch. 16Introduction to Hemolytic Anemia303
Ch. 17Hemolytic Anemia: Membrane Defects313
Ch. 18Hemolytic Anemia: Enzyme Deficiencies332
Ch. 19Hemolytic Anemia: Immune Anemias345
Ch. 20Hemolytic Anemia: Nonimmune Defects369
Ch. 21Nonmalignant Granulocyte and Monocyte Disorders383
Ch. 22Nonmalignant Lymphocyte Disorders403
Ch. 23Flow Cytometry419
Ch. 24Chromosome Analysis of Hematopoietic Disorders436
Ch. 25Molecular Analysis of Hematologic Diseases459
Ch. 26Introduction to Hematopoietic Neoplasms477
Ch. 27Myeloproliferative Disorders501
Ch. 28Myelodysplastic Syndromes530
Ch. 29Acute Myelogenous Leukemias550
Ch. 30Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemias571
Ch. 31Lymphoid Malignancies584
Ch. 32Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation608
Ch. 33Morphologic Analysis of Body Fluids in the Hematology Laboratory623
Ch. 34Primary Hemostasis653
Ch. 35Secondary Hemostasis and Fibrinolysis675
Ch. 36Disorders of Primary Hemostasis703
Ch. 37Disorders of Secondary Hemostasis729
Ch. 38Thrombophilia760
Ch. 39Laboratory Testing in Coagulation783
Ch. 40Special Hematology Procedures805
Ch. 41Automation in Hematology815
Ch. 42Quality Assurance in the Hematology Laboratory837
App. A: Answers to Case Study Questions857
App. B: Answers to Checkpoints883
App. C: Answers to Review Questions913
Glossary919
Index943

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