The Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Hematology / Edition 2
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The Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Hematology / Edition 2

by Neal S. Young
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0781775833

ISBN-13: 9780781775830

Pub. Date: 05/01/2009

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Written by clinicians and scientists at the National Institutes of Health and other leading institutions, the Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Hematology, Second Edition is a concise, complete hematology handbook designed for quick bedside consultation. The book covers all hematologic disorders and provides residents, fellows, and practitioners with need-to-know

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Written by clinicians and scientists at the National Institutes of Health and other leading institutions, the Bethesda Handbook of Clinical Hematology, Second Edition is a concise, complete hematology handbook designed for quick bedside consultation. The book covers all hematologic disorders and provides residents, fellows, and practitioners with need-to-know information on pathophysiology, natural history, risk factors, diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up. The succinct yet detailed presentation is ideal for board review as well as clinical reference. This thoroughly updated edition includes new information on supportive care and new therapies, including immunomodulatory drugs, growth factors, and epigenetic-acting agents and their role in selected disorders.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781775830
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
05/01/2009
Edition description:
Second
Pages:
544
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface xi

Contributors xiii

1 Iron Deficiency McDonald K. Horne 1

2 Deficiencies of Vitamin B12 and Folate McDonald K. Horne 11

3 Hemolytic Anemia: General Overview with Special Consideration of Membrane and Enzyme Defects Patricia A. Oneal Geraldine P. Schechter Griffin P. Rodgers Jeffery L. Miller 21

4 Hemolytic Anemia: Thalassemias and Sickle Cell Disorders Matthew M. Hsieh John F. Tisdale Griffin P. Rodgers 35

5 Porphyrias Peiman Hematti 56

6 Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes: Acquired and Constitutional Aplastic Anemia, Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria, Pure Red Blood Cell Aplasia, and Agranulocytosis Neal S. Young Phillip Scheinberg Johnson M. Liu 62

7 Myelodysplastic Syndromes Aarthi Shenoy Minoo Battiwalla Neal S. Young 80

8 The Myeloproliferative Neoplasms: Polycythemia Vera, Essential Thrombocythemia, and Myeloid Metaplasia Aarthi Shenoy Jamie A. Robyn Elaine M. Sloand 90

9 Neutrophil Disorders and Neutropenias Matthew M. Hsieh Harry L. Malech 106

10 Childhood Hematologic Diseases Kristin Baird Alan S. Wayne 116

11 Acute Myelogenous Leukemia Vijay S. Suhag Scott R. Solomon Vera Malkovska 131

12 Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Alan S. Wayne 148

13 Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia John A. Barrett Agnes S. M. Yong 160

14 Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Georg Aue Adrian Wiestner 174

15 Hodgkin's Lymphoma Michael Craig Jame Abraham Wyndham H. Wilson Elaine S. Jaffe 184

16 Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Richard F. Little Wyndham H. Wilson 196

17 Multiple Myeloma Sandeep S. Dave Cynthia E. Dunbar 217

18 Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Richard W. Childs Ramaprasad Srinivasan 229

19 Thrombocytopenia Patrick F. Fogarty Cynthia E. Dunbar247

20 Disorders of Hemostasis, I: Coagulation Patrick F. Fogarty 265

21 Disorders of Hemostasis, II Patrick F. Fogarty 277

22 Venous Thromboembolism Steven J. Lemery Craig M. Kessler 291

23 Consultations in Anticoagulation Pallavi P. Kumar Barbara M. Alving 304

24 Blood Transfusion Firoozeh Alvandi Harvey G. Klein 316

25 Hemochromatosis Susan F. Leitman Charles D. Bolan 350

26 Consultative Hematology Pierre Noel 362

27 Interpretation of Standard Hematologic Tests Roger Kurlander Geraldine P. Schechter 377

28 Basic Principles and Clinical Applications of Flow Cytometry Thomas A. Fleisher 402

29 Molecular Diagnostics in Hematology Jaroslaw P. Maciejewski Lukasz P. Gondek Carmine Selleri Antonio M. Risitano 412

30 Interpretation of Functional Genomics Adrian Wiestner Louis M. Staudt 430

Appendix: Cytokines Approved for Clinical Use Pierre Noel 438

Index 443

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