Robbins and Cotran Review of Pathology, 2nd Edition / Edition 2

Robbins and Cotran Review of Pathology, 2nd Edition / Edition 2

by Edward C. Klatt, Vinay Kumar
     
 

ISBN-10: 0721601944

ISBN-13: 9780721601946

Pub. Date: 11/18/2004

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This easy-to-use resource helps readers to master the most important principles and facts in pathology. More than 1,000 questions cover everything from the fundamentals of gross and microscopic pathology to the latest findings in molecular biology and genetics. Based on two of the best-selling, most authoritative pathology textbooks-Robbins and Cotran Pathologic

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Overview

This easy-to-use resource helps readers to master the most important principles and facts in pathology. More than 1,000 questions cover everything from the fundamentals of gross and microscopic pathology to the latest findings in molecular biology and genetics. Based on two of the best-selling, most authoritative pathology textbooks-Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease, 7th Edition and Basic Pathology, 7th Edition-Robbins and Cotran Review of Pathology, 2nd Edition is an ideal aid for coursework, self-assessment, and examinations in pathology.

• Offers more than 1,000 questions that follow the clinical vignette style, emphasizing problem solving over rote memorization. Presented in both single-best-answer and extended-matching formats, they reflect levels of difficulty that prepare students for both examinations and the practice of medicine.
• Provides an answer and a detailed explanation for every question at the end of each chapter.
• Includes page references and a parallel organization to both Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease and Basic Pathology, making additional information easy to locate.
• Presents correlative laboratory, radiologic, and physical diagnostic data to enhance readers' understanding of pathophysiology and to integrate pathology with other medical disciplines.
• Uses numerous full-color illustrations to test readers' diagnostic skills.
• Delivers a 73-question chapter covering all subjects that mimics a comprehensive final examination.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780721601946
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
11/18/2004
Series:
Robbins Pathology Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.88(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

Klatt/Kumar, Robbins and Cotran Review of Pathology, 2e

Unit I GENERAL PATHOLOGY

1. Cellular Pathology

2. Acute and Chronic Inflammation

3. Tissue Renewal and Repair: Regeneration, Healing, and Fibrosis

4. Hemodynamic Disorders, Thromboembolic Disease, and Shock

5. Genetic Disorders

6. Diseases of Immunity

7. Neoplasia

8. Infectious Diseases

9. Environmental and Nutritional Pathology

10. Diseases of Infancy and Childhood

Unit II DISEASES OF ORGAN SYSTEMS

11. Blood Vessels

12. The Heart

13. Red Blood Cell and Bleeding Disorders

14. Diseases of White Blood Cells, Lymph Nodes, Spleen, and Thymus

15. The Lung

16. Head and Neck

17. The Gastrointestinal Tract

18. The Liver and the Biliary Tract

19. The Pancreas

20. The Kidney and the Lower Urinary Tract

21. The Male Genital Tract

22. The Female Genital Tract

23. The Breast

24. The Endocrine System

25. The Skin

26. Bones, Joints, and Soft Tissue Tumors

27. Peripheral Nerve and Skeletal Muscle

28. The Central Nervous System

29. The Eye

Unit III Final Examination

30. Final Review and Assessment

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