Titulo: Henry’s Clinical Diagnosis and Management by Laboratory Methods

Autores: Richard A. McPherson MD, Matthew R. Pincus MD

Editorial: Elsevier – Saunders

Paginas: 1472
Edicion: 21st – 2006
Formato: .PDF
Idioma: English (Ingles)

Tamaño: 142.78MB

Descripcion del Libro “Henry’s Clinical Diagnosis and Management by Laboratory Methods 21st Edition – Richard A. McPherson MD, Matthew R. Pincus MD”

Required reading in clinical pathology since 1908! Comprehensive coverage gives you an in-depth understanding of lab test selection and interpretation of results. A new full-color layout makes reference much easier. What’s more, new chapters on laboratory regulations, nutrition, point-of-care testing, bioterrorism, proteomics, microarray analysis, and the human genome project as well as a completely new section on cancer testing and meticulous updates from cover to cover put all the latest, most essential knowledge at your fingertips.

Contenido del Libro “Henry’s Clinical Diagnosis and Management by Laboratory Methods 21st Edition – Richard A. McPherson MD, Matthew R. Pincus MD”

PART I – The Clinical Laboratory

CHAPTER 1 – General Concepts and Administrative Issues

CHAPTER 2 – Optimizing Laboratory Workflow and Performance

CHAPTER 3 – Pre—Analysis

CHAPTER 4 – Analysis: Principles of Instrumentation

CHAPTER 5 – Analysis: Clinical Laboratory Automation

CHAPTER 6 – Point-of-Care and Physician Office Laboratories

CHAPTER 7 – Post-analysis: Medical Decision-Making

CHAPTER 8 – Interpreting Laboratory Results

CHAPTER 9 – Laboratory Statistics

CHAPTER 10 – Quality Control

CHAPTER 11 – Clinical Laboratory Informatics

CHAPTER 12 – Financial Management

CHAPTER 13 – Biological, Chemical and Nuclear Terrorism: Role of the Laboratory

PART II – Clinical Chemistry

CHAPTER 14 – Evaluation of Renal Function, Water, Electrolytes and Acid–Base Balance

CHAPTER 15 – Biochemical Markers of Bone Metabolism

CHAPTER 16 – Carbohydrates

CHAPTER 17 – Lipids and Dyslipoproteinemia

CHAPTER 18 – Evaluation of Cardiac Injury and Function

CHAPTER 19 – Specific Proteins

CHAPTER 20 – Clinical Enzymology

CHAPTER 21 – Evaluation of Liver Function

CHAPTER 22 – Laboratory Diagnosis of Gastrointestinal and Pancreatic Disorders

CHAPTER 23 – Toxicology and Therapeutic Drug Monitoring

CHAPTER 24 – Evaluation of Endocrine Function

CHAPTER 25 – Reproductive Function and Pregnancy

CHAPTER 26 – Vitamins and Trace Elements

PART III – Urine and Other Body Fluids

CHAPTER 27 – Basic Examination of Urine

CHAPTER 28 – Cerebrospinal, Synovial, and Serous Body Fluids

PART IV – Hematology

CHAPTER 29 – Basic Examination of Blood and Bone Marrow

CHAPTER 30 – Hematopoiesis

CHAPTER 31 – Erythrocytic Disorders

CHAPTER 32 – Leukocytic Disorders

CHAPTER 33 – The Flow Cytometric Evaluation of Hematopoietic Neoplasia

CHAPTER 34 – Immunohematology

CHAPTER 35 – Transfusion Medicine

CHAPTER 36 – Hemapheresis

CHAPTER 37 – Tissue Banking and Progenitor Cells

PART V – Hemostasis and Thrombosis

CHAPTER 38 – Coagulation and Fibrinolysis

CHAPTER 39 – Blood Platelets and von Willebrand Disease

CHAPTER 40 – Laboratory Approach to Thrombotic Risk

CHAPTER 41 – Antithrombotic Therapy

PART VI – Immunology and Immunopathology

CHAPTER 42 – Overview of the Immune System and Immunologic Disorders

CHAPTER 43 – Immunoassay and Immunochemistry

CHAPTER 44 – Laboratory Evaluation of the Cellular Immune System

CHAPTER 45 – Laboratory Evaluation of Immunoglobulin Function and Humoral Immunity

CHAPTER 46 – Mediators of Inflammation: Complement, Cytokines, and Adhesion Molecules

CHAPTER 47 – Human Leukocyte Antigen: The Major Histocompatibility Complex of Man

CHAPTER 48 – The Major Histocompatibility Complex and Disease

CHAPTER 49 – Immunodeficiency Disorders

CHAPTER 50 – Clinical and Laboratory Evaluation of Systemic Rheumatic Diseases

CHAPTER 51 – Vasculitis

CHAPTER 52 – Organ-Specific Autoimmune Diseases

CHAPTER 53 – Allergic Diseases

PART VII – Medical Microbiology

CHAPTER 54 – Viral Infections

CHAPTER 55 – Chlamydial, Rickettsial, and Mycoplasmal Infections

CHAPTER 56 – Medical Bacteriology

CHAPTER 57 – In Vitro Testing of Antimicrobial Agents

CHAPTER 58 – Spirochete Infections

CHAPTER 59 – Mycobacteria

CHAPTER 60 – Mycotic Diseases

CHAPTER 61 – Medical Parasitology

CHAPTER 62 – Molecular Pathology of Infectious Diseases

CHAPTER 63 – Specimen Collection and Handling for Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases

CHAPTER 64 – Bioterrorism: Microbiology

PART VIII – Molecular Pathology

CHAPTER 65 – Introduction to Molecular Pathology

CHAPTER 66 – Molecular Diagnostics: Basic Principles and Techniques

CHAPTER 67 – Polymerase Chain Reaction and Other Nucleic Acid Amplification Technology

CHAPTER 68 – Hybridization Array Technologies

CHAPTER 69 – Applications of Cytogenetics in Modern Pathology

CHAPTER 70 – Establishing a Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory

CHAPTER 71 – Molecular Diagnosis of Hematopoietic Neoplasms

CHAPTER 72 – Molecular Diagnosis of Genetic Diseases

CHAPTER 73 – Identity Analysis: Use of DNA Polymorphisms in Parentage and Forensic Testing

PART IX – Clinical Pathology of Cancer

CHAPTER 74 – Diagnosis and Management of Cancer Using Serologic Tumor Markers

CHAPTER 75 – Oncoproteins and Early Tumor Detection

CHAPTER 76 – Diagnostic and Prognostic Impact of High-Throughput Genomic and Proteomic Technologies in the Post-Genomic Era

APPENDIX 1: Physiologic Solutions, Buffers, Acid–Base Indicators, Standard Reference Materials, and Temperature Conversions

APPENDIX 2: Desirable Weights, Body Surface Area, and Body Mass Index (BMI)

APPENDIX 3: Approximations of Total Blood Volume (TBV)

APPENDIX 4: Periodic Table of the Elements

APPENDIX 5: SI Units

APPENDIX 6: Common Chimeric Genes Identified in Human Malignancies