Robbins and Cotran Review of Pathology / Edition 3

Robbins and Cotran Review of Pathology / Edition 3

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by Edward C. Klatt, Vinay Kumar
     
 

ISBN-10: 1416049304

ISBN-13: 9781416049302

Pub. Date: 07/14/2009

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This easy-to-use new edition of Robbins and Cotran Review of Pathology helps you effectively master the most important principles and facts in pathology. More than 1,100 questions-many new to this edition-reinforce the fundamentals of gross and microscopic pathology as well as the latest findings in molecular biology and genetics. Based on two of the best-selling,

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This easy-to-use new edition of Robbins and Cotran Review of Pathology helps you effectively master the most important principles and facts in pathology. More than 1,100 questions-many new to this edition-reinforce the fundamentals of gross and microscopic pathology as well as 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, 8th Edition and Basic Pathology, 8th Edition-Robbins and Cotran Review of Pathology, 3rd Edition is an ideal aid for coursework, self-assessment, and examinations, including the USMLE Step 1 examination in pathology.

• Offers questions in 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 you for examinations.
• 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 Robbins Basic Pathology, making additional information easy to locate.
• Presents correlative laboratory, radiologic, and physical diagnostic data to enhance your understanding of pathophysiology and integrate pathology with other medical disciplines.
• Uses numerous full-color illustrations to test your diagnostic skills.
• Delivers a final comprehensive exam of 50 questions on random exam topics that mimic the USMLE Step 1.

• Features new questions that reflect today’s hot topics in pathology, keeping you up to date.
• Includes many new illustrations to enhance visual guidance.
• Uses a new chapter arrangement to conform to the new Table of Contents in Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease, 8th Edition, for easier cross referencing.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781416049302
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
07/14/2009
Series:
Robbins Pathology Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.70(d)

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1Cellular pathology3
Ch. 2Acute and chronic inflammation12
Ch. 3Tissue renewal and repair : regeneration, healing, and fibrosis21
Ch. 4Hemodynamic disorders, thromboembolic disease, and shock26
Ch. 5Genetic disorders36
Ch. 6Diseases of immunity47
Ch. 7Neoplasia66
Ch. 8Infectious diseases82
Ch. 9Environmental and nutritional pathology100
Ch. 10Diseases of infancy and childhood114
Ch. 11Blood vessels127
Ch. 12The heart139
Ch. 13Red blood cell and bleeding disorders156
Ch. 14Diseases of white blood cells, lymph nodes, spleen, and thymus174
Ch. 15The lung194
Ch. 16Head and neck213
Ch. 17The gastrointestinal tract220
Ch. 18The liver and the biliary tract239
Ch. 19The pancreas255
Ch. 20The kidney and the lower urinary tract263
Ch. 21The male genital tract285
Ch. 22The female genital tract293
Ch. 23The breast307
Ch. 24The endocrine system314
Ch. 25The skin329
Ch. 26Bones, joints, and soft tissue tumors339
Ch. 27Peripheral nerve and skeletal muscle356
Ch. 28The central nervous system362
Ch. 29The eye382
Ch. 30Final review and assessment391

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Robbins and Cotran Review of Pathology 4.2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 6 reviews.
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KU_Med_Student More than 1 year ago
I have used this with my classmates to review courses before a test. Love it. The vignettes are great, and they really make you think. Occaisionally there will be an error, but they aren't very common. Hopefully the publisher takes note and fixes the errors.
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