The Washington Manual Hematology and Oncology Subspecialty Consult
Giancarlo Pillot, Marcia Chantler
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2004 - Medical - 279 pages
Prepared by residents and chief residents and reviewed by clinical faculty at the Washington University School of Medicine, this handbook is a practical guide to the diagnosis and treatment of hematologic disorders and adult malignancies. It covers both inpatient and outpatient management approaches with the same front-lines practicality as the world-famous Washington ManualŪ of Medical Therapeutics.
Coverage includes both symptom-oriented and disease-oriented management strategies and both acute and chronic problems. The authors discuss the major clinical manifestations and usual management options for each disease entity. Each chapter ends with a list of "key points to remember" and includes current references.
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The Washington ManualŪ is a registered mark belonging to Washington University in St. Louis to which international legal protection applies. The mark is used in this publication by LWW under license from Washington University.
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Shachar Peles 2 The Peripheral Smear
Leslie A Andritsos Charles S Eby 4 Disorders of coagulation
Shachar Peles and Giancarlo Pillot 5 Thrombotic Disease
Uy 6 Evaluation of Complete
Nicholas H Laffely Leslie A Andritsos 8 Disorders of Platelets and
Sarah Waheed 9 Myelodysplasia
Uy 11 Transfusion Medicine
Chantler 12 sickle cell Disease
Amanda F Cashen 20 Lung Cancer
Ron Bose 21 Colorectal Cancer
Amanda F Cashen 23 Malignant Melanoma 186
Matthew A Ciorba
Wright and Neil S Horowitz
Stacey K Knox 29 Intracranial Tumors
Friedman 30 The Leukemias
Ron Bose 31 Lymphoma
Friedman 14 Plasma Cell Disorders
Chantler 15 Introduction and Approach
Magiera 16 Cancer Biology
Giancarlo Pillot and Kristan Augustin
Parag J Parikh and Imran Zoberi
Chantler 19 Breast Cancer
Lisa A Mahnke
Appendix A Commonly Used