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Title Postgraduate haematology / edited by A. Victor Hoffbrand [and others]
Edition Sixth edition
Published Chichester ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, 2011
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Contents Front Matter -- Stem Cells and Haemopoiesis / Elaine Dzierzak -- Erythropoiesis / Douglas R Higgs, William G Wood -- Iron Metabolism, Iron Deficiency and Disorders of Haem Synthesis / A Victor Hoffbrand, Chaim Hershko, Clara Camaschella -- Iron Overload / Clara Camaschella, A Victor Hoffbrand -- Megaloblastic Anaemia / A Victor Hoffbrand -- Haemoglobin and the Inherited Disorders of Globin Synthesis / Swee Lay Thein, David Rees -- Sickle Cell Disease / Ashutosh Lal, Elliott P Vichinsky -- Hereditary Disorders of the Red Cell Membrane / Edward C Gordon-Smith, Narla Mohandas -- Disorders of Red Cell Metabolism / Alberto Zanella, Edward C Gordon-Smith -- Acquired Haemolytic Anaemias / Edward C Gordon-Smith, Modupe O Elebute -- Paroxysmal Nocturnal Haemoglobinuria / Peter Hillmen -- Inherited Aplastic Anaemia/Bone Marrow Failure Syndromes / Inderjeet S Dokal -- Acquired Aplastic Anaemia / Judith CW Marsh, Neal S Young -- Red Cell Immunohaemotology: Introduction / Marcela Contreras, Geoff Daniels -- Antigens in Human Blood / Marcela Contreras, Geoff Daniels -- Clinical Blood Transfusion / Marcela Contreras, Clare PF Taylor, John A Barbara -- Phagocytes / John Mascarenhas, Farhad Ravandi, Ronald Hoffman -- Lysosomal Storage Disorders / Atul B Mehta, Derralynn A Hughes -- Normal Lymphocytes and Non-Neoplastic Lymphocyte Disorders / Paul AH Moss, Mark T Drayson -- The Spleen / Paul AH Moss -- The Molecular Basis of Leukaemia and Lymphoma / George S Vassiliou, Anthony R Green -- Laboratory Diagnosis of Haematological Neoplasms / Barbara J Bain, Torsten Haferlach -- Acute Myeloid Leukaemia / Alan K Burnett, Adriano Venditti -- Adult Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia / Nicola G̲kbuget, Dieter Hoelzer -- Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia / Dario Campana, Ching-Hon Pui -- Supportive Care in the Management of Leukaemia / Archibald G Prentice, J Peter Donnelly -- Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia / John M Goldman, Tariq I Mughal -- The Myelodysplastic Syndromes / Timothy JT Chevassut, Ghulam J Mufti -- Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia and Other B-Cell Disorders / Daniel Catovsky, Emili Montserrat -- T-Cell Lymphoproliferative Disorders / Estella Matutes -- Multiple Myeloma / Jes͠s San-Miguel, Joan Blaď -- Amyloidosis / Simon DJ Gibbs, Philip N Hawkins -- The Classification of Lymphoma: Updating the WHO Classification / Elias Campo, Stefano A Pileri -- Hodgkin Lymphoma / Jonathan Sive, David Linch -- Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma / Kate Cwynarski, Anthony H Goldstone -- Myeloproliferative Neoplasms / Peter J Campbell, Anthony R Green -- Histocompatibility / Ann-Margaret Little, Steven GE Marsh, J Alejandro Madrigal -- Stem Cell Transplantation / Charles Craddock, Ronjon Chakraverty -- Normal Haemostasis / Keith Gomez, Edward GD Tuddenham, John H McVey -- The Vascular Function of Platelets / Stephen P Watson, Paul Harrison -- Inherited Bleeding Disorders / Michael A Laffan, K John Pasi -- Rare Bleeding Disorders / Flora Peyvandi, Marzia Menegatti -- Acquired Coagulation Disorders / Peter W Collins, Jecko Thachil, Cheng-Hock Toh -- Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura and Haemolytic₆Uraemic Syndrome (Congenital and Acquired) / Pier M Mannucci, Flora Peyvandi, Roberta Palla -- Heritable Thrombophilia / Trevor Baglin -- Acquired Venous Thrombosis / Beverley J Hunt, Michael Greaves -- Management of Venous Thromboembolism / Beverly J Hunt -- Congenital Platelet Disorders / Maurizio Margaglione, Paul RJ Ames -- Primary Immune Thrombocytopenia / Drew Provan, Adrian C Newland -- Haematological Aspects of Systemic Disease / Atul B Mehta, A Victor Hoffbrand -- Haematological Aspects of Tropical Diseases / Imelda Bates, Ivy Ekem -- Neonatal Haematology / Irene AG Roberts -- Appendix I: Normal Values -- Appendix II: World Health Organization Classification of Tumours of the Haematopoietic and Lymphoid Tissues -- Index
Summary The textbook of choice for trainees and practitioners in haematology. Over five editions Postgraduate Haematology has built a reputation as an extremely practical, user-friendly, reliable source of information for examination preparation and clinical practice. Completely revised to reflect the latest research in the field, this edition continues to provide trainees with up-to-date knowledge on the pathogenesis, clinical and laboratory features, and management of blood disorders. It covers the significant advances which have occurred in the application of cytogenetics and molecular genetics in
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Blood.
Hematologic Diseases.
Blood -- Diseases.
Form Electronic book
Author Hoffbrand, A. V.
Wiley InterScience (Online service)
ISBN 1405191805
1444323164 (electronic bk.)
1444323172 (electronic bk.)
9781444323160 (electronic bk.)
9781444323177 (electronic bk.)