Pocket Companion to Robbins & Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease - 8th Edition - ISBN: 9781416054542, 9781455710225

Pocket Companion to Robbins & Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease

8th Edition

Authors: Richard Mitchell Vinay Kumar Nelson Fausto Abul Abbas Jon Aster
Paperback ISBN: 9781416054542
eBook ISBN: 9781455710225
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 8th April 2011
Page Count: 800

Table of Contents

General Pathology

1 Cellular Responses to Stress and Toxic Insults: Adaptation, Injury, and Death 

2 Acute and Chronic Inflammation 

3 Tissue Renewal, Repair, and Regeneration 

 4 Hemodynamic Disorders, Thromboembolic Disease, and Shock 

 5 Genetic Disorders 

 6 Diseases of the Immune System 

 7 Neoplasia 

 8 Infectious Diseases 

 9 Environmental and Nutritional Diseases 

10 Diseases of Infancy and Childhood 

Systemic Pathology: Diseases of Organ Systems

11 Blood Vessels 

12 The Heart 

13 Diseases of White Blood Cells, Lymph Nodes, Spleen, and Thymus 

14 Red Blood Cell and Bleeding Disorders 

15 The Lung 

16 Head and Neck 

17 The Gastrointestinal Tract 

18 Liver and Biliary Tract 

19 The Pancreas 

20 The Kidney 

21 The Lower Urinary Tract and Male Genital System 

22 The Female Genital Tract 

23 The Breast 

24 The Endocrine System 

25 The Skin 

26 Bones, Joints, and Soft Tissue Tumors 

27 Peripheral Nerve and Skeletal Muscle 

28 The Central Nervous System 

29 The Eye 

Index 

 

 


Description

This Pocket Companion to Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease, 8th Edition offers rapid, portable access to the most important pathology facts and concepts. Richard Mitchell, MD, PhD, Vinay Kumar, MBBS, MD, FRCPath, Nelson Fausto, MD, Abul K. Abbas, MBBS, and Jon Aster, MD assemble all of the key data and principles of pathology in a concise, at-a-glance format and fit them into your pocket for quick reference anytime. The result is a superb source for quick answers and an efficient review tool on any aspect of pathology.

Key Features

  • Assembles all of the key data and principles you need to know for exams and rotations.
  • Presents information in a concise, at-a-glance format.
  • Fits into your pocket, for a convenient reference any time.
  • Offers abundant page references to the parent text, making additional information easy to find.

Details

No. of pages:
800
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455710225
Paperback ISBN:
9781416054542

About the Authors

Richard Mitchell Author

Richard N Mitchell, MD, PhD, Lawrence J. Henderson Professor of Pathology and Health Sciences and Technology, Department of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Staff Pathologist, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

Affiliations and Expertise

Lawrence J. Henderson Professor of Pathology and Health Sciences and Technology, Department of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Staff Pathologist, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

Vinay Kumar Author

Vinay Kumar, MBBS, MD, FRCPath, Donald N. Pritzker Professor and Chairman, Department of Pathology, Biologic Sciences Division and Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois;

Affiliations and Expertise

Donald N. Pritzker Professor and Chairman, Department of Pathology, Biologic Sciences Division and Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Nelson Fausto Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

Abul Abbas Author

Abul K. Abbas, MBBS, Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California

Affiliations and Expertise

Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California

Jon Aster Author

Jon C. Aster, MD, PhD, Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts