Clinical Pathology Board Review


  • Steven Spitalnik, MD, Professor and Vice-Chairman, Pathology and Cell Biology, Columbia University Medical Center; Medical Director, Clinical Laboratories, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York
  • Suzanne Arinsburg, DO, Instructor, Pathology and Cell Biology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York
  • Jeffrey Jhang, MD, Director, Blood Bank and Transfusion Service, Associate Professor of Pathology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York

Clinical Pathology Board Review covers all of the major subject areas of clinical pathology, presenting you with an essential study guide for certification or recertification. Designed as a companion to Anatomic Pathology Board Review, 2nd Edition, this brand-new medical reference book will be a welcome resource for pathology residents and practicing pathologists alike.
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Book information

  • Published: November 2014
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-1139-0


1. Laboratory Management: General Principles, Statistics, and Test Interpretation

2. Laboratory Management: Quality Management, Regulations, Quality Control

3. General Laboratory: Instrumentation, Analytic Techniques, Automation, Point of Care Testing, and Informatics

4. Clinical Chemistry: Endocrine (Thyroid, Pituitary, Adrenal, Bone, Pancreas, Reproductive) and Catecholamines

5. Clinical Chemistry: Liver, Gastrointestinal, Pancreas, Biliary Tract

6. Clinical Chemistry: Toxicology and Therapeutic Drug Monitoring

7. Clinical Chemistry: Lipids and Glycoproteins

8. Clinical Chemistry: Cardiac, Cancer, and other Biomarkers

9. Clinical Chemistry: Electrolytes, Blood Gases, Renal Function

10. Hematology: Red Blood Cells

11. Hematology: White Blood Cells, Lymph Nodes, and Flow Cytometry

12. Hematology: Platelets (Qualitative and Quantitative)

13. Body Fluids and Clinical Microscopy

14. Coagulation: Hemostasis and Thrombosis (Anticoagulation, Thrombophilias, Fibrinolysis)

15. Immunology, Immunogenetics

16. Microbiology: Bacteriology, Mycobacteriology, Mycology

17. Microbiology: Virology

18. Microbiology: Parasitology

19. Transfusion Medicine: Blood Collection, Immunohematology and Transfusion Services

20. Transfusion Medicine: Therapeutic Apheresis

21. Transfusion Medicine: Cellular Therapy

22. Molecular Pathology

23. Cytogenetics