Part of the trusted Robbins and Cotran family, Robbins Basic Pathology provides a readable, well-illustrated and concise overview of the principles of human pathology that's ideal for today's busy students. This thoroughly revised edition continues with a strong emphasis on pathogenesis and the clinical features of disease, adding new artwork and more schematic diagrams to further aid in summarizing key pathologic processes and expand the already impressive illustration program. Excellent art program boasts high-quality photomicrographs, gross photos, and radiologic images to supplement the world-class illustrations. Bulleted summary boxes provide quick access to key information and easy review of key concepts. Highlights pathogenesis, morphology, and pathophysiologic content throughout. Includes increased and updated clinical topics. New artwork and more schematic diagrams summarize key pathologic processes. An all-star editorial team enables you to gain a rich understanding of all essential pathology concepts. Student Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and images from the book on a variety of devices. You'll also access virtual microscope slides, self-assessment questions, additional images, updated pathology case studies, and Targeted Therapy boxes.
Chapter 1. The Cell as a Unit of Health and Disease Chapter 2 . Cell Injury, Cell Death, and Adaptations Chapter 3. Inflammation and Repair Chapter 4. Hemodynamic Disorders, Thromboembolism, and Shock Chapter 5 . Diseases of the Immune System Chapter 6 . Neoplasia Chapter 7. Genetic and Pediatric Diseases Chapter 8. Environmental and Nutritional Diseases Chapter 9. General Pathology of Infectious Diseases Chapter 10. Blood Vessels Chapter 11. Heart Chapter 12. Hematopoietic and Lymphoid Systems Chapter 13. Lung Chapter 14. Kidney and Its Collecting System Chapter 15. Oral Cavities and Gastrointestinal Tract Chapter 16. Liver and Gallbladder Chapter 17. Pancreas Chapter 18. Male Genital System and Lower Urinary Tract Chapter 19. Female Genital System and Breast Chapter 20. Endocrine System Chapter 21. Bones, Joints, and Soft Tissue Tumors Chapter 22. Peripheral Nerves and Muscles Chapter 23. Central Nervous System Chapter 24. Skin
"Beautifully produced, masterfully written and edited, critically reshaped and updated for the 21st century, it remains the book of choice for most pathology professors. I see it as an American classic, but also as a modern textbook for new generations of medical students. Highly recommended." Reviewed by Ivan Damjanov, MD (University of Kansas Medical Center) Doody's Score: 100, 5 Stars!