Schalm's Veterinary Hematology

Schalm's Veterinary Hematology

by Douglas J. Weiss, K. Jane Wardrop
     
 

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The long-awaited new edition for this comprehensive reference for veterinary clinical hematologists, internists, and students. Includes in-depth coverage of all aspects of the field, with normal hematology for over 30 species. Features more than 100 clinical cases, world renowned contributors, and a new section on the application of hematology in industrial settings… See more details below

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The long-awaited new edition for this comprehensive reference for veterinary clinical hematologists, internists, and students. Includes in-depth coverage of all aspects of the field, with normal hematology for over 30 species. Features more than 100 clinical cases, world renowned contributors, and a new section on the application of hematology in industrial settings emphasizing pre-clinical toxicity studies in the drug/implant device industry in a hematopathology section specifically addressing issues related to pre-clinical toxicity testing and focus on rodent hematology. Further expansion is planned in the following sections: clinical pathology, development of new techniques such as flow cytometry, immunophenotyping, and clonality testing, growth in private clinical pathology service laboratories, increased use of blood and blood products in veterinary practice, and growth in the vet lab technician market. Also planned is a section on instrumentation, techniques, and quality control in order to better support the vet lab technicians and encourage the use of the latest instruments and techniques in vet labs.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470961834
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/26/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
1232
File size:
23 MB
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Meet the Author

Douglas J. Weiss, DVM, MS, PhD, is Professor of Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences at the University of Minnesota in St. Paul. Current areas of research include immune mechanisms that determine susceptibility/resistance to Johne's disease, detection and differentiation of leukemias and lymphomas, and detection of activated neutrophils and platelets in infectious diseases.

K. Jane Wardrop, DVM, MS, DACVP, is Professor Chief, Clinical Pathology at Washington State University's Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences. Specific research areas include veterinary transfusion medicine, hemostasis, and thrombosis. She was also an editor on the Fifth Edition of Schalm's.

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