General And Systematic Pathology (eBook)
With Student Consult Access
de Simon S Cross e James C. E. Underwood
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This highly acclaimed textbook is written specifically for students of medicine and related health science subjects. It progresses from a review of general pathology principles and disease mechanisms through detailed discussions of the pathologic entities associated with each organ system. Nearly 700 full-color photographs and pathology slides bring the content to life. The fifth edition features extensive updates throughout to reflect the latest discoveries in cellular and molecular pathology, and offers a web site that presents self-assessment material and illustrated clinical case studies.Contents perfectly matches needs on medical students.Very clinical approach matches integrated courses.Extensive International Advisory Board validates contents.Each organ system chapter begins with a brief review of normal structure and function, emphasizing aspects that are important to an understanding of the subsequently discussed disease processes.Offers a superb collection of clinical photographs, histopathology images, and graphics, approximately 700 in all, that richly depict the appearance of both healthy and diseased tissues.New co-editor, Dr Simon Cross.Structure of chapters revised to make the book much easier to use during courses that are problem- or case-based.Several new contributors and re-written chapters.Expanded International Advisory Board.