Laboratory Hematology Practice

Author: Kandice Kottke-Marchant,Bruce Davis

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 140516218X

Category: Medical

Page: 770

View: 2365

Expertly edited and endorsed by the International Society for Laboratory Hematology, this is the newest international textbook on all aspects of laboratory hematology. Covering both traditional and cutting-edge hematology laboratory technology this book emphasizes international recommendations for testing practices. Illustrative case studies on how technology can be used in patient diagnosis are included. Laboratory Hematology Practice is an invaluable resource for all those working in the field.

Automated Hematology Analyzers: State of the Art, An Issue of Clinics in Laboratory Medicine,

Author: Carlo Brugnara

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323356818

Category: Medical

Page: 241

View: 7612

Clinical laboratory directors and staff working with blood samples will benefit from the essential information in this hematology focused publication in Clinics in Laboratory Medicine. Leading a field of expert authors are two renown physicians in the field - Dr Carlo Brugnara and Dr Alexander Kratz. They present topics such as White Blood Cell Counts: Reference Methodology; Integration of Automated Heme and Bone Marrow Analysis; Red Cell Dynamics; Red Cell Diagnosis other than Anemia; Laboratory and Genetic Assessment of Iron Deficiency in Blood Donors; Body Fluid Cell Counting; Platelets: The Few, the Young, and the Active; Reticulocytes; Quality Control of Automated Cell Counters; Digital Image Analysis of Blood Cells; Blood Cell Counters in Urgent Care Settings; Novel Parameters in Blood Cell Counters; and the Development and Future of Automated Blood Cell Counters.


Clinical and Laboratory Practice

Author: Rodger L. Bick

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780801602030

Category: Blood

Page: 1773

View: 8768


Hematology in Practice

Author: Betty Ciesla

Publisher: F.A. Davis

ISBN: 0803668252

Category: Medical

Page: 432

View: 1518

Basic principles of hematology made memorable. Build a solid understanding of hematology in the context of practical laboratory practice and principles. Visual language, innovative case studies, role-playing troubleshooting cases, and laboratory protocols bring laboratory practice to life. Superbly organized, this reader-friendly text breaks a complex subject into easy-to-follow, manageable sections. Begin with the basic principles of hematology; discover red and white blood cell disorders; journey through hemostasis and disorders of coagulation; and then explore the procedures needed in the laboratory.

Hematology E-Book

A Pathophysiologic Approach

Author: S. David Hudnall

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323086608

Category: Medical

Page: 192

View: 1899

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. This is an ideal integrated, problem-based way to learn about this complex subject. Receive masterful explanations of hematopoiesis, immunology, hemostasis, hemoglobinopathy, metabolic disorders, genetics, and neoplasia from S. David Hudnall, MD, FCAP, who has 26 years of practical experience in laboratory hematology and has taught thousands of medical and undergraduate students. Understand the interrelationships between the diverse factors that can give rise to disease. See how hematologic disorders are evaluated through blood counting, histopathology, immunohistochemistry, cytogenetics, and coagulation testing. Visualize a wide spectrum of hematologic pathology by viewing 150 full-color photomicrographs.

Hematology, An Issue of Veterinary Clinics of North America: Exotic Animal Practice,

Author: Terry Campbell

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323355978

Category: Medical

Page: 201

View: 7301

This issue, Guest Edited by Dr. Terry Campbell, focuses on Hematology in Exotic Animals. The comprehensive list of topics includes: Hematology of the Domestic Ferret (Mustela putorius furo), Hematological Assessment in Pet Rabbits: Blood Sample Collection and Blood Cell Identification, Hematological Assessment in Pet Guinea Pigs (Cavia porcellus): Blood Sample Collection and Blood Cell Identification, Hematology of Camelids, Avian Hematology, Fish Hematology and Associated Disorders, and more!

Hematology, An Issue of Veterinary Clinics: Small Animal Practice - E-Book

Author: Joanne B. Messick

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455743240

Category: Medical

Page: 232

View: 5892

Current, important information on hematology for all small animal practitioners! Topics will include in-clinic automated hematology analyzers, quality control recommendations for point-of-care hematology analyzers, bone marrow aspiration and biopsy: indications, technique and evaluation, coombs testing and its diagnostic significance, principles and application of flow cytometry and cell sorting, hemolytic anemia due to erythrocyte enzymes deficiencies, role of hepcidin in iron metabolism and potential therapeutic applications, molecular diagnostic testing to identify hematologic malignancies, BCR-ABL in CML, a signaling pathway of initiation and transformation with potentials for targeted therapy, understanding the cause and consequences of neutropenia, hematologic abnormalities in the companion animal cancer patient, neutrophil function testing and application, application of thromboelastography to detect and monitor coagulopathies, evaluation and clinical application of platelet function testing, pathogenesis and most useful test for diagnosing and monitoring disseminated intravascular coagulation, and more!

A Guide to Hematology in Dogs and Cats

Author: Alan H. Rebar,Peter S. MacWilliams,Bernard Feldman,Fred Metzger,Roy Pollock,John Roche

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 148224103X

Category: Medical

Page: 264

View: 1766

A Guide to Hematology is a valuable, hands-on, laboratory manual for the practitioner and technician. It provides step-by-step guidelines for the collection and processing of blood samples and interpretation of the hemogram. It also serves as a guide to patient assessment and treatment planning for all common hematological disorders and diseases in dogs and cats. Veterinarians are able to test comprehension of the material through case studies with self test questions. This guide is designed to work with all currently available blood analyzer systems, providing detailed guidelines for hemogram interpretation, identification of artifacts and false positive results. Basic science is limited to information that is needed by the individual performing the rest and interpreting the results. This 264 page presentation boasts 178 full color images and has a lay flat binding for easy in lab reference. A Guide to Hematology in Dogs and Cats was designed for the practitioner and technician who incorporate hematology studies in the office setting and is an ideal clinic laboratory reference. Published by Teton New Media in the USA and distributed by CRC Press outside of North America.


Clinical Principles and Applications

Author: Bernadette F. Rodak,George A. Fritsma,Kathryn Doig

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1416030069

Category: Medical

Page: 816

View: 8556

Textbook explores key aspects of hematology from normal hematopoiesis through diseases of erythroid, myeloid, lymphoid, and megakaryocytic origin. Includes a revised section on hemostasis and thrombosis. Case studies and chapter summaries are included.

Das Blutbild

Diagnostische Methoden und klinische Interpretation

Author: Bain Barbara J.

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

ISBN: 3110435012

Category: Medical

Page: 699

View: 8506

Dieses Buch informiert über die Prinzipien der manuellen und automatischen Blutbildbestimmung, Anfertigung und Färbung hämatologischer Präparate sowie über deren Interpretation. Die deutschsprachige Neuauflage des englischen Klassikers "Blood Cells" enthält Verweise auf moderne komplementäre Untersuchungstechniken, wie Durchflusszytometrie, Zyto-oder Molekulargenetik. 400 Farbabbildungen illustrieren grundlegende methodische Aspekte, häufige Befunde und seltene Konstellationen. Die Autoren legen großen Wert darauf, stets den klinischen Kontext der Laboruntersuchungen hervorzuheben.

Medical Laboratory Haematology

Author: Roger Hall (FIMLS.),Robert G. Malia

Publisher: Tolley


Category: Medical

Page: 736

View: 9028

Revised and updated text (first edition, 1984) covers the normal physiology of the blood, the pathophysiology of hematological disorders, and the principles, techniques, and interpretation of the relevant methods of investigation. This edition gives increased emphasis to the advances in understanding of the physiology of blood, more detailed coverage of hematological disorders, and a revised approach to the disorders of hemostasis. Both a textbook and a bench reference for those already in practice. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

District Laboratory Practice in Tropical Countries

Author: Monica Cheesbrough

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 113944929X

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

View: 2274

This new edition includes an update on HIV disease/AIDS, recently developed HIV rapid tests to diagnose HIV infection and screen donor blood, and current information on antiretroviral drugs and the laboratory monitoring of antiretroviral therapy. Information on the epidemiology and laboratory investigation of other pathogens has also been brought up to date. Several new, rapid, simple to perform immunochromatographic tests to assist in the diagnosis of infectious diseases are described, including those for brucellosis, cholera, dengue, leptospirosis, syphilis and hepatitis. Recently developed lgM antibody tests to investigate typhoid fever are also described. The new classification of salmonellae has been introduced. Details of manufacturers and suppliers now include website information and e-mail addresses. The haematology and blood transfusion chapters have been updated, including a review of haemoglobin measurement methods in consideration of the high prevalence of anaemia in developing countries.


Perspectives in Forensic Anthropology and Legal Medicine

Author: Ann H. Ross,Eugenia Cunha

Publisher: Academic Press

ISBN: 0128119497

Category: Law

Page: 212

View: 8062

Dismemberments: Perspectives in Forensic Anthropology and Legal Medicine is the only volume in the field to address the complexities of interpreting dismemberment trauma, the different tools used, and the sociocultural motives behind dismemberments. The book's goal is to provide the reader with a comprehensive assessment that covers all aspects of dismemberment, from means and motive, to toolmark and instrument identification, to disarticulation and re-association of body parts. Each chapter is written by internationally known, expert contributors from around the world. Users will find this to be is a great resource for those involved in the analysis of recovered human remains. Presents a comprehensive volume on trauma examination and reconstruction in complex dismemberment cases Includes contributions by world renowned specialists in forensic anthropology and legal medicine Provides case studies throughout the volume to aid with understanding

Wintrobe's Clinical Hematology

Author: John P. Greer,Daniel A. Arber,Bertil Glader,Alan F. List,Robert T. Means,Frixos Paraskevas,George M. Rodgers

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1469846225

Category: Medical

Page: 2312

View: 2187

With the 13th edition, Wintrobe’s Clinical Hematology once again bridges the gap between the clinical practice of hematology and the basic foundations of science. Broken down into eight parts, this book provides readers with a comprehensive overview of: Laboratory Hematology, The Normal Hematologic System, Transfusion Medicine, Disorders of Red Cells, Hemostasis and Coagulation; Benign Disorders of Leukocytes, The Spleen and/or Immunoglobulins; Hematologic Malignancies, and Transplantation. Within these sections, there is a heavy focus on the morphological exam of the peripheral blood smear, bone marrow, lymph nodes, and other tissues. With the knowledge about gene therapy and immunotherapy expanding, new, up-to-date information about the process and application of these therapies is included. Likewise, the editors have completely revised material on stem cell transplantation in regards to both malignant and benign disorders, graft versus host disease, and the importance of long-term follow-up of transplantation survivors.

Mastocytosis, An Issue of Immunology and Allergy Clinics,

Author: Cem Akin

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323297102

Category: Medical

Page: 281

View: 691

This issue of Immunology and Allergy Clinics, edited by Dr. Cem Akin, is devoted to Mastocytosis. Articles in this issue include Human Mast Cell Signal Transduction; Mast cell tryptase role in homeostasis and coagulation; Mastocytosis: Current Classification and Diagnostic criteria; Epidemiology, risk factors and prognosis of mastocytosis; Mast cell sarcoma: Clinical management; Molecular defects in mastocytosis: c-kit mutations and beyond; Flow cytometry in mastocytosis: Utility as a diagnostic and prognostic tool; Morphology of mastocytosis with special reference to immunophenotypical aberrancies; CD30 expression in mastocytosis; Extramedullary mastocytosis: Pathologic aspects; Bone involvement and osteoporosis in mastocytosis; Drug allergy in mastocytosis; Eosinophilia in mastocytosis; Venom allergy and mastocytosis; Skin disease in mastocytosis; Treatment of advanced mastocytosis; Treatment strategies of mediator related symptoms in mastocytosis; and Neuro and psychological involvement in Mastocytosis.

Essentials Of Medical Laboratory Practice

Author: Constance L Lieseke,Elizabeth A Zeibig

Publisher: F.A. Davis

ISBN: 0803630352

Category: Medical

Page: 539

View: 5549

Inside, you’ll find a wealth of information on important laboratory terminology and the procedures you’ll need to perform to become an effective member of a physician’s office team. Coverage of the advanced procedures performed outside of the physician’s office explains what happens to the samples you send out. There’s also information on CLIA and other government regulations and how they affect each procedure.