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Author Burke, Allen.

Title Practical cardiovascular pathology / Allen Burke, Fabio Tavora
Published Philadelphia, PA : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, [2011]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 564 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents Section 1. Techniques and approach to cardiovascular pathology -- Section 2. Ischemic heart disease and diseases of coronary arteries -- Section 3. Cardiomyopathies and endocardial diseases -- Section 4. Myocarditis and pericarditis -- Section 5. Transplant pathology -- Section 6. Disease of heart valves -- Section 7. Heart tumors -- Section 8. Vasculitis -- Section 9. Non-inflammatory diseases of blood vessels -- Section 10. Thrombotic disorders
Summary "Featuring over 1,000 full-color illustrations, Practical Cardiovascular Pathology: An Atlas is a comprehensive reference guide to cardiac autopsy and surgical pathology of cardiovascular disease. The broad scope includes approaches to autopsy, devices, and molecular autopsy, as well as surgical cardiovascular disease, including biopsies, transplant, vasculitis, excised valves, and heart tumors. The book is geared to pathology residents and practicing surgical pathologists and focuses on illustrated practical diagnosis, including differential diagnosis. Each chapter includes eight to ten gross and microscopic photographs with legends highlighting the pathologic features of the disease, as well as succinct text covering etiology, clinical aspects, and differential diagnosis. Key information is presented in tabular format wherever possible. A companion website will offer the fully searchable text and an image bank"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version also available
Mode of access: Internet
Subject Cardiovascular system -- Diseases -- Atlases.
Cardiovascular Diseases -- pathology.
Genre/Form Atlas.
Scientific atlases.
Form Electronic book
Author Tavora, Fabio.
ISBN 1469879824 (electronic bk.)
1605478415 (hardback ; alk. paper)
9781469879826 (electronic bk.)
9781605478418 (hardback ; alk. paper)