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Author Bain, Barbara J., author.

Title A beginners guide to blood cells / Barbara J. Bain
Edition 3rd edition
Published Chichester, West Sussex : John Wiley & Sons Inc., 2017
Online access available from:
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 151 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents The blood film and count -- Assessing red cells -- Assessing white cells and platelets -- Haematological findings in health and disease -- Emergency morphology -- Self-assessment
Summary The third edition of this popular pocket book, A Beginner’s Guide to Blood Cells written by Professor Barbara Bain, provides a concise introduction to normal and abnormal blood cells and blood counts for trainees in haematology. - Includes a brand new chapter on emergency morphology, designed to make the clinical significance and urgency of certain laboratory findings clear for biomedical scientists and to assist trainee haematologists in the recognition of major clinically important abnormalities - An essential resource for trainee haematologists, biomedical scientists, and biomedical science and medical students
Notes Revised edition of: A beginners guide to blood cells / Barbara J. Bain. 2nd ed. ©2004
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from electronic title page (Wiley Online Library, viewed April 16, 2018)
Subject Hematology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Blood cells -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Blood Cells -- physiology
Blood Cells -- pathology
Blood Cell Count -- methods
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Blood cells
Genre/Form manuals (instructional materials)
Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks and manuals.
Guides et manuels.
Form Electronic book
Author Preceded by: Bain, Barbara J. Beginners guide to blood cells. 2nd ed. ©2004
LC no. 2017003508
ISBN 9781119367833