Robbins & Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease: With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access / Edition 7

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Through six editions, Robbins Pathologic Basis of Disease has been the leading textbook in its field. No other resource has been able to match its outstanding coverage of pathophysiology and disease. Now renamed Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease, the new, 7th Edition of this classic text delivers a host of improvements that make it an even clearer choice for students and practitioners!

New to this Edition:

  • METICULOUSLY UPDATED CONTENT from many new contributors presents state-of-the-art information in every area of the field. You'll find completely new information on the new discoveries affecting our understanding of pathology, including cellular and molecular pathology and genetics.
  • NEW AND IMPROVED ILLUSTRATIONS over 1,600 in all include superb new conceptual diagrams and line diagrams, plus color photomicrographs reprocessed for heightened image quality.
  • ORGANIZATIONAL ENHANCEMENTS make the text easier to use.
  • A NEW INTERACTIVE CASE STUDY CD-ROM, a $49.95 value is included at no additional cost, to help readers evaluate and expand their grasp of the material. And now, Pathologic Basis of Disease is also ONLINE! For the life of the edition, readers can access…
  • THE COMPLETE CONTENTS OF THE BOOK in a fully searchable, user-friendly format.
  • ALL OF THE BOOK'S ILLUSTRATIONS, easily downloadable for use in electronic presentations.
  • INTERACTIVE CASE STUDIES from the companion CD-ROM.
  • PERIODIC UPDATES to reflect new developments in pathology.
  • More! It all adds up to a phenomenal New Edition that will continue to assist a wide variety of readers in mastering all of today's most essential pathology knowledge.
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Editorial Reviews

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Reviewer: Ivan Damjanov, MD (University of Kansas Medical Center)
Description: This 7th edition of the well known textbook of pathology for medical students has been extensively revised and updated.
Purpose: This book was designed to provide students of medicine with a comprehensive textbook. Most students will buy it at the beginning of their sophomore year but will keep it on their shelves as a reference to which they will return later during their clinical studies. Most students will keep it as their primary source of pathology data for the rest of their professional life. The authors have masterfully met their objectives and have produced a modern textbook of pathology.
Audience: Although primarily prepared for medical students, this book will be used by residents in pathology as well. It is a must for all teachers of pathology and basic medical sciences and also should be on the library shelves reserved for the key textbooks. This edition has three editors, two of whom are new, replacing the founding editor, Dr. Robbins, and the previous lead editor, Dr. Cotran. All three editors have impeccable credentials as educators, scientists, and medical writers/editors.
Features: The book covers all major aspects of general and systemic pathology. The emphasis is on pathophysiology and clinical-pathologic correlations, but the morphologic aspects of pathology are also illustrated in more than sufficient detail with excellent color illustrations and conceptual drawings. The new editors have recruited several new contributors; thus the textbook that began in late 1950s as a single-author work has become truly multiauthored. However, since it was skillfully and meticulously edited, it reads as if it were still a single-authored text. I have not noticed any significant deficiencies. However, I do not think that most medical students will be able to read it cover to cover. I suspect that many of them will resort to the shorter version of the book, or read only the most important parts of each chapter.
Assessment: This is a brilliantly edited new edition of the best selling textbook of pathology. Essentially all the chapters have been updated and many were redesigned or significantly restructured. Advances in pathology, including the new discoveries made in the field of molecular pathology, are featured in almost all chapters. All illustrations are in color, and many of them are new. Combined with the numerous multicolored drawings, these figures complement the text and increase its didactic value. The references are up-to-date and well chosen. The layout and the graphic design are attractive. In its updated form, this book remains the leading U.S. pathology textbook. I predict that it will remain popular with students and professors alike.
From the Publisher
"Remarkably up to date…Provides the reader with a current understanding of disease mechanisms and deserves a place on the shelf of any health care professional, irrespective of specialty or level of training." - JAMA, review of previous edition

"Praiseworthy for the breadth and depth of its content and its ability to remain up to date. It serves the needs not only of the beginning student, the pathologist in training, but all practitioners of medicine with intellectual curiosity." - Modern Pathology, review of previous edition

"Bound to retain its standing as the definitive source for learning, or relearning, the principles of the pathologic basis of disease." - Advances in Anatomic Pathology, review of previous edition

"This book is even shorter than before. That isreally impressive. I cannot but admire this book, which I keep re-reading since I enteredPathology in 1966. Wow,it shows that even a first classbook can be improved – hard to believe but true.It is very readable and even funny in some places. The text is nicely laid out and the book looks less bulky than the previous edition. The illustrations are excellent. Even though the book is definitely for the new generations, I am sure that it will be welcomed by senior pathologists trying to keep up with the times – I doubt that I am theonly old timer eager tore-read it." - Ivan Damjanov, MD, PhD, author of Pathology Secrets and Pathophysiology

5 Stars! from Doody
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780721601878
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 7/9/2004
  • Series: Robbins Pathology Series
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 7
  • Pages: 1552
  • Product dimensions: 8.72 (w) x 11.16 (h) x 2.27 (d)

Meet the Author

Professor and Chairman, Department of Pathology, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA

Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Cellular adaptations, cell injury, and cell death 3
Ch. 2 Acute and chronic inflammation 47
Ch. 3 Tissue renewal and repair : regeneration, healing, and fibrosis 87
Ch. 4 Hemodynamic disorders, thromboembolic disease, and shock 119
Ch. 5 Genetic disorders 145
Ch. 6 Diseases of immunity 193
Ch. 7 Neoplasia 269
Ch. 8 Infectious diseases 343
Ch. 9 Environmental and nutritional pathology 415
Ch. 10 Diseases of infancy and childhood 469
Ch. 11 Blood vessels 511
Ch. 12 The heart 555
Ch. 13 Red blood cell and bleeding disorders 619
Ch. 14 Diseases of white blood cells, lymph nodes, spleen, and thymus 661
Ch. 15 The lung 711
Ch. 16 Head and neck 773
Ch. 17 The gastrointestinal tract 797
Ch. 18 Liver and biliary tract 877
Ch. 19 The pancreas 939
Ch. 20 The kidney 955
Ch. 21 The lower urinary tract and male genital system 1023
Ch. 22 The female genital tract 1059
Ch. 23 The breast 1119
Ch. 24 The endocrine system 1155
Ch. 25 The skin 1227
Ch. 26 Bones, joints, and soft tissue tumors 1273
Ch. 27 Peripheral nerve and skeletal muscle 1325
Ch. 28 The central nervous system 1347
Ch. 29 The eye 1421
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 30, 2007

    I love this book!

    This is a great book if Medical Pathology is totally confusing you in your M2 year since lectures aren't clear all the time. The explanations are clear and easy to understand. It is a great reference text especially if your school does case based learning.

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    Posted April 24, 2010

    Pathologic Basis of Disease

    Excellent text for a basic understanding of clinical pathology

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