Robbins Basic Pathology: With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access / Edition 8 available in Hardcover
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- Elsevier Health Sciences
Get the pathology knowledge you need, the way you need it, from the name you can trust! Robbins Basic Pathology has helped countless students master the core concepts in pathology. This 8th Edition continues that tradition, providing outstanding, user-friendly coverage of the latest information in the field. Clinicopathologic correlations highlight the relationships between basic science and clinical medicine, while state-of-the-art gross and photomicrographic illustrations help you understand complex principles. What's more, access to the complete contents online at www.studentconsult.com enables you to study more powerfully than ever before!
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About the Author
Vinay Kumar, MBBS, MD, FRCPath, Alice Hogge and Arthur A. Baer Distinguished Service Professor of Pathology, Biological Sciences Division and The Pritzker Medical School, University of Chicago, Chicago, IllinoisAbul K. Abbas, MBBS, Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CaliforniaRichard N Mitchell, MD, PhD, Lawrence J. Henderson Professor of Pathology and Health Sciences and Technology, Department of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Staff Pathologist, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
Table of ContentsChapter 1 Cell Injury, Cell Death and Adaptations
Chapter 2 Acute and Chronic Inflammation
Chapter 3 Tissue Repair: Regeneration, Healing and Fibrosis
Chapter 4 Hemodynamic Disorders, Thrembosis and Shock
Chapter 5 Diseases of the Immune System
Chapter 6 Neoplasia
Chapter 7 Genetic and Pediatric Diseases
Chapter 8 Environmental and Nutritional Diseases
Chapter 9 General Pathology and Infection Diseases
Chapter 10 The Blood Vessels
Chapter 11 The Heart
Chapter 12 The Hematopoietic and Lymphoid Systems
Chapter 13 The Lung
Chapter 14 The Kidney and It’s Collecting System
Chapter 15 The Oral Cavity and Gastrointestinal Tract
Chapter 16 The Liver, Gall Bladder, and Biliary Tract
Chapter 17 The Pancreas
Chapter 18 The Male Genital System
Chapter 19 The Female Genital System and Breast
Chapter 20 The Endocrine System
Chapter 21 The Musculoskeletal System
Chapter 22 The Skin
Chapter 23 The Nervous System