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

Overview

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.

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

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

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