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Author Hoffbrand, A. V.

Title Essential haematology / A.V. Hoffbrand, P.A.H. Moss, J.E. Pettit
Edition 6th ed
Published Malden, Mass. : Wiley-Blackwell, 2011


Description 1 online resource (xi, 454 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), maps
Series Essentials
Essentials (Wiley-Blackwell (Firm))
Contents Haemopoiesis -- Erythropoiesis and general aspects of anaemia -- Hypochromic anaemias -- Iron overload -- Megaloblastic anaemias and other macrocytic anaemias -- Haemolytic anaemias -- Genetic disorders of haemoglobin -- The white cells 1: granulocytes, monocytes and their benign disorders -- The white cells 2: lymphocytes and their benign disorders -- The spleen -- The aetiology and genetics of haematological malignancies -- Management of haematological malignancy -- Acute myeloid leukaemias -- Chronic myeloid leukaemia -- The non-leukaemia myeloproliferative neoplasms -- Myelodysplasia -- Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia -- The chronic lymphoid leukaemias -- Hodgkin's lymphoma -- Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma -- Multiple myeloma and related disorders -- Aplastic anaemia and bone marrow failure -- Stem cell transplantation -- Platelets, blood coagulation and haemostasis -- Bleeding disorders caused by vascular and platelet abnormalities -- Coagulation disorders -- Thrombosis and antithrombotic therapy -- Haematological changes in systemic disease -- Blood transfusion -- Pregnancy and neonatal haematology -- Appendices
Summary This work is a standard textbook of haemotology for medical students. It will provide students with an account of the essential features of clinical and laboratory haemotology, with selected reading lists and colour diagrams
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Blood -- Diseases.
Hematologic Diseases
MEDICAL -- Hematology.
Blood -- Diseases
Form Electronic book
Author Moss, P. A. H.
Pettit, J. E.
LC no. 2010024521
ISBN 9781118293973