Histology and Cell Biology: An Introduction to Pathology
Histology and Cell Biology: An Introduction to Pathology,
Edition 4
By Abraham L Kierszenbaum, M.D., Ph.D. and Laura Tres, M.D., Ph.D.

Publication Date: 04 Mar 2015

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Fully integrating histology, cell biology, and pathology, the 4th Edition of the award-winning Histology and Cell Biology: An Introduction to Pathology presents key concepts in an understandable, easy-to-digest manner. Authors Abraham L. Kierszenbaum, MD, PhD and Laura L. Tres MD, PhD link basic science to clinical application throughout, focusing on what you need to know for your coursework now – and how to apply that information in a clinical setting . Full-color illustrations on every page, as well as unique, student-friendly features online, help you quickly grasp the complexities of pathologic abnormalities.

Key Features

  • Get a contemporary, integrated approach to basic science and clinical knowledge, as well as histology, cell biology, and pathology with Dr. Kierszenbaum’s ground-breaking text.
  • Clearly visualize challenging concepts with the aid of vivid, full-color illustrations, diagrams, photomicrographs, and pathology photos – all fully integrated on every page of the text.
  • Grasp key information quickly thanks to highlighted key clinical terms, clinical conditions boxes, and Essential Concepts boxes at the end of every chapter.
  • Find clinically relevant material fast with a detailed table of contents that highlights all clinical examples in red.

New Features

    • Understand the links between chapter concepts with new concept mapping animations online – an outstanding supplement to in-class instruction.
    • eBook version included! For the first time, you can access the entire book online or offline across all devices with the Student Consult eBook!
    About the author
    By Abraham L Kierszenbaum, M.D., Ph.D., Emeritus Medical (Clinical) Professor, The Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, The City University of New York, New York, New York and Laura Tres, M.D., Ph.D., Emeritus Medical (Clinical) Professor, The Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, The City University of New York, New York, New York
    Table of Contents

    Part I Basic Tissues and Integrated Cell Biology and General Pathology

    Chapter 1 Epithelium

    Chapter 2 Epithelial Glands

    Chapter 3 Cell Signaling

    Chapter 4 Connective Tissue

    Chapter 5 Osteogenesis

    Chapter 6 Blood and Hematopoiesis

    Chapter 7 Muscle Tissue

    Chapter 8 Nervous Tissue

    Chapter 9 Sensory Organs: Vision and Hearing

    Part II Organ Systems: Protection of the Body

    Chapter 10 Immune-Lymphatic System

    Chapter 11 Integumentary System

    Part III Organ Systems: Blood Circulatory Systems

    Chapter 12 Cardiovascular System

    Chapter 13 Respiratory System

    Chapter 14 Urinary System

    Part IV Organ Systems: The Alimentary System

    Chapter 15 Upper Digestive Segment

    Chapter 16 Lower Digestive Segment

    Chapter 17 Digestive Glands

    Part V Organ Systems: The Endocrine System

    Chapter 18 Neuroendocrine System

    Chapter 19 Endocrine System

    Part VI Organ Systems: The Reproductive System

    Chapter 20 Spermatogenesis

    Chapter 21 Sperm Transport and Maturation

    Chapter 22 Follicle Development and the Menstrual Cycle

    Chapter 23 Fertilization, Placentation, and Lactation

    Book details
    ISBN: 9780323313308
    Page Count: 736
    Illustrations: Approx. 1000 illustrations (1000 in full color)
    Retail Price: £52.99