Robbins Basic Pathology
Robbins Basic Pathology,
Edition 10
By Vinay Kumar, MBBS, MD, FRCPath, Abul K. Abbas, MBBS and Jon C. Aster, MD, PhD

Publication Date: 04 May 2017

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Description

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.

Key Features

  • 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.

New Features

  • 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.
About the author
By Vinay Kumar, MBBS, MD, FRCPath, Donald N. Pritzker Professor and Chairman, Department of Pathology, Biologic Sciences Division and Pritzker School of Medicine, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; Abul K. Abbas, MBBS, Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California and Jon C. Aster, MD, PhD, Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
Table of Contents

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

Book Reviews
"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!
Book details
ISBN: 9780323353175
Page Count: 938
Illustrations: Approx. 1050 illustrations (1020 in full color)
Retail Price: €76.99