A Pathophysiologic Approach (with Student Consult Online Access)


  • S. Hudnall, MD, FCAP, Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Division Chief of Hematopathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX

Hematology: A Pathophysiologic Approach, by S. David Hudnall, MD, FCAP, delivers an accessible yet thorough understanding of hematolymphoid physiology and pathophysiology. This new title in the Mosby Physiology Monograph Series offers you masterful explanations of hematopoiesis, immunology, hemostasis, hemoglobinopathy, metabolic disorders, genetics, and neoplasia from an authority who has 26 years of practical experience in laboratory hematology and has taught thousands of medical and undergraduate students. In print and online at www.studentconsult.com, this is an ideal integrated, problem-based way to learn about this complex subject.
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Medical and osteopathic students taking a physiology course or preparing for the USMLE Step 1 exam; other nursing, health, and biomedical graduate students taking a physiology course (or related course).


Book information

  • Published: August 2011
  • Imprint: MOSBY
  • ISBN: 978-0-323-04311-3

Table of Contents

Brief Overview of the Hematolymphoid System

Chapter 1. Hematopoiesis

Chapter 2. Erythropoiesis and Oxygen Transport

Chapter 3. Iron, Heme, and Hemoglobin

Chapter 4. Hemoglobinopathy

Chapter 5. Red Blood Cell Metabolism and Enzyme Defects

Chapter 6. Hemolytic Anemia

Chapter 7. Aplastic Anemia and Related Disorders

Chapter 8. Megaloblastic Anemia

Chapter 9. Myeloid Cells

Chapter 10. Immune System and Related Disorders

Chapter 11. Genetic Basis of Hematopoietic Neoplasia

Chapter 12. Leukemia and Related Disorders

Chapter 13. Lymphoma and Related Disorders

Chapter 14. Blood Coagulation

Chapter 15. Platelets

Chapter 16. Benign Conditions of Lymphoid Organs

Chapter 17. Blood Transfusion and Stem Cell Transplantation

Chapter 18. Cancer Chemotherapy