Bernadette F. Rodak, Jacqueline H. Carr
Saunders; 5th edition
Ensure you are accurately identifying cells at the microscope with Rodak’s Clinical Hematology Atlas; 5th Edition (PDF). An excellent companion to Rodak’s Hematology: Clinical Principles & Applications; this award-winning atlas offers complete coverage of the basics of hematologic morphology; including examination of the peripheral blood smear; basic maturation of the blood cell lines; and information on a variety of clinical disorders. Nearly 500 photomicrographs; schematic diagrams; and electron micrographs vividly illustrate hematology from normal cell maturation to the development of various pathologies so you can be sure you’re making accurate conclusions in the lab.
- Chapter on normal newborn peripheral blood morphology covers the normal cells found in neonatal blood.
- Smaller trim size; concise textbook; and spiral binding make it easy to reference the atlas in the laboratory.
- Chapter featuring morphologic changes after myeloid hematopoietic growth factors is included in the textbook.
- NEW! Glossary of hematologic terms at the end of the book provides a quick reference to easily look up definitions.
- Chapter on body fluids illustrates the other fluids found in the body besides blood; using images from cytocentrifuged specimens.
- User resources on the Evolve companion site feature review questions and summary tables to further enhance their learning experience.
- Morphologic abnormalities are covered in the chapters on erythrocytes and leukocytes; along with a description of each cell; in a schematic fashion.
- Schematic diagrams; photomicrographs; and electron micrographs are found in every chapter to visually enhance understanding of hematologic cellular morphology.
- The most common cytochemical stains; along with a summary chart for interpretation; are featured in the leukemia chapters to help classify both malignant and benign leukoproliferative disorders.
- NEW! Appendix with comparison tables of commonly confused cells includes lymphocytes versus neutrophilic myelocytes and monocytes versus reactive lymphoctyes to help users see the subtle differences between them.
NOTE: This sale only includes the PDF of Clinical Hematology Atlas 5th edition. No access codes included.