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Concise Guide to Hematology / Edition 2

Concise Guide to Hematology / Edition 2

by Hillard M. Lazarus, Alvin H. Schmaier


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This text provides a comprehensive overview of the essential concepts and malignancies of hematology. Now in its second edition, the book reviews every major hematologic disorder and disease entity in thorough detail, from incidence and prevalence to patient and treatment-related issues. Formatted in an organized and easy-to-read outline style to facilitate rapid learning and information processing, the book allows readers to easily locate topics of immediate interest without wading through entire sections to obtain the desired data.

Written by a diverse range of experts in the field, Concise Guide to Hematology, Second Edition is a valuable resource for clinicians, residents, trainees, and entry-level fellows who work in or are just entering the field of hematology.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783319978727
Publisher: Springer International Publishing
Publication date: 11/16/2018
Edition description: 2nd ed. 2019
Pages: 542
Product dimensions: 8.27(w) x 10.98(h) x (d)

About the Author

Hillard M. Lazarus, MD, FACP
Professor of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Department of Medicine
Cleveland, OH

Alvin H. Schmaier, MD
Robert W. Kellermeyer Professor of Hematology and Oncology
University Hospital Cleveland Medical Center
Department of Medicine
Cleveland, OH

Table of Contents

1 Introduction to Hematology
Alvin H. Schmaier

2 Hematopoiesis
Gabriel Ghiaur, Richard J. Jones

3 Red Blood Cell Biochemistry and Physiology
Eduard J. van Beers, Richard van Wijk

4 Anemia: Clinical Approach
Peter W. Marks

5 Iron Deficiency
Gordon D. McLaren

6 Vitamin-B12 (Cobalamin) and Folate Deficiency
Aśok C. Antony

7 Sickle Cell Disease and the Hemoglobinopathies
Jane A. Little, Lydia Pecker, Carolyn Hoppe

8 Congenital Hemolytic Anemias
Xylina Gregg, Archana Agarwal, Josef T. Prchal

9 Acquired Hemolytic Anemias
Theodosia A. Kalfa

10 Physiology of Hemostasis
Alvin H. Schmaier

11 Approach to the Bleeding PatientAlvin H. Schmaier

12 Congenital Bleeding Disorders
Rohith Jesudas, Steven W. Pipe

13 Acquired Bleeding Disorders
Marcel Levi

14 Platelet Function in Hemostasis and Inherited Disorders of Platelet Number and Function
A. Koneti Rao, Natthapol Songdej

15 Acquired Thrombocytopenia
Theodore E. Warkentin, Siraj Mithoowani, Donald M. Arnold

16 ThrombosisSargam Kapoor, Mukesh K. Jain, Lalitha Nayak

17 Anticoagulants and Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism
Allison Burnett, Jack Ansell

18 Antiplatelet Therapy in Cardiovascular Disease
Alec A. Schmaier, Deepak L. Bhatt

19 Physiological Roles of Leukocytes and Disorders
Jahnavi Gollamudi, Alex Y. Huang, Evi X. Stavrou

20 Pediatric Hematology
Sanjay P. Ahuja

21 Bone Marrow Structure And Marrow Aspiration, Biopsy, And Collection For Therapeutic Intent Procedures
Howard Meyerson, Suchitra Sundaram, Hillard M. Lazarus

22 Flow Cytometry in Hematology
Howard Meyerson

23 Genetics In Hematologic Disorders: Implications of Recurring Chromosome
Abnormalities and Gene Mutations
Yanming Zhang

24 Understanding Molecular Testing In Patients Affected By Hematologic Disorders
Christopher Ryder, Menglei Zhu, Navid Sadri

25 Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
Thomas G. Knight, Michael R. Grunwald, Edward Copelan

26 Myeloproliferative Neoplasms
Emma J. Gudgin, Anna L. Godfrey

27 Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS)
Yazan Madanat, Mikkael A. Sekeres

28 Acute Leukemia
Kamal Menghrajani, Martin S. Tallman

29 Classification of Lymphomas
Colin McHugh, Kerry Schaffer, Carla Casulo

30 Clinical Evaluation and Management of Hodgkin Lymphoma
Nmazuo W. Ozuah, Ann S. LaCasce

31 Indolent Lymphomas
Thomas M. Habermann

32 Aggressive Lymphoma
Timothy Fenske, Jonathan T. Kapke

33 Clinical Evaluation and Management of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Nitin Jain, Susan O’Brien

34 Plasma Cell Disorders
Taimur Sher, Morie A. Gertz

35 Neoplastic Hematologic Disorders In Children and Adolescents
Rupert Handgretinger, Michaela Döring

36 Transfusion Medicine
Emily K. Storch, Brian S. Custer, Jay E. Menitove, Paul D. Mintz

37 Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation
Gordon L. Phillips II, Hillard M. Lazarus

38 Infections in Hematology Patients
Ola Blennow, Per Ljungman

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