Clinical Laboratory Hematology

Clinical Laboratory Hematology

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For both CLT (MLT) and CLS (MT) hematology and hemostasis courses.This comprehensive-yet easy to read-hematology and hemostasis text is designed for students at all levels of clinical laboratory science. In each chapter, two levels of objectives and questions (fundamental and advanced) are presented, allowing instructors to customize content to fit their specific course focus. Case studies and checkpoints in each chapter help students apply and assess their knowledge as they progress.
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  • Hardback | 976 pages
  • 218.44 x 274.32 x 35.56mm | 2,199.91g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 0130199966
  • 9780130199966

Table of contents

I. INTRODUCTION TO HEMATOLOGY. 1. Introduction. 2. Cellular Homeostasis and Hematopoiesis. II. THE HEMATOPOIETIC SYSTEM. 3. The Structure and Function of Hematopoietic Organs. 4. The Erythrocyte. 5. Hemoglobin. 6. The Leukocyte. III. HEMATOLOGY PROCEDURES. 7. Routine Hematology Procedures. 8. The Peripheral Blood Smear. 9. Bone Marrow Assessment. IV. THE ANEMIAS. 10. Introduction to Anemia. 11. Impaired Erythrocyte Production. 12. Hemoglobinopathies. 13. Thalassemia. 14. Megaloblastic Anemia. 15. Hypoproliferative Anemia. 16. Introduction to Hemolytic Anemias. 17. Hemolytic Anemia: Membrane Defects. 18. Hemolytic Anemia: Metabolic Defects. 19. Hemolytic Anemia: Immune Mediated. 20. Hemolytic Anemia: Non-Immune Acquired Defects. V. NONMALIGNANT DISORDERS OF LEUKOCYTES. 21. Nonmalignant Granulocyte/Monocyte Disorders. 22. Nonmalignant Lymphocyte Disorders. VI. LABORATORY PROCEDURES USED IN DIAGNOSIS OF NEOPLASTIC HEMATOLOGIC DISORDERS. 23. Flow Cytometry. 24. Cytogenetics. 25. Molecular Genetics of Hematologic Disorders. VII. NEOPLASTIC HEMATOLOGIC DISORDERS. 26. Introduction to Neoplastic Hematologic Disorders. 27. Myeloproliferative Disorders. 28. Myelodysplastic Syndromes. 29. Acute Myelocytic Leukemia. 30. Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia. 31. Malignant Lymphoproliferative Disorders. 32. Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation. VIII. BODY FLUIDS. 33. Body Fluids. IX. HEMOSTASIS. 34. Primary Hemostasis. 35. Secondary Hemostasis and Fibrinolysis. 36. Disorders of Primary Hemostasis. 37. Disorders of Secondary Hemostasis. 38. Hypercoagulability. 39. Laboratory Testing in Coagulation. X. OTHER HEMATOLOGY PROCEDURES AND TOPICS. 40. Special Hematology Procedures. 41. Automation in Hematology/Hemostasis. 42. Quality Assurance and Safety.
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