Haematology: An Illustrated Colour Text, 4e

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Martin R. Howard MBChB MD FRCP FRCPath (Author), Peter J Hamilton MA BA BCh FRCP FRCPath (Author)


This textbook on haematology in the Illustrated Colour Text series is suitable for medical students, junior doctors and others needing a concise and practical introduction to the subject.

  • Concise and manageable coverage of the major blood diseases and their treatment.
  • Does not overload the reader with science, unlike some competing books.
  • Focus is on the haematology patient and on the practical aspects of the subject.
  • Makes use of the attractive features of the ICT series – double page spreads, lots of colour illustrations, summary boxes.
  • Updating to take account of recenty developments in stem cell biology.
  • Increased emphasis on genomic and proteomic techniques in the diagnosis of haematological malignancy.
  • Use of new imaging techniques including MRI and PET.
  • Description of advances in treatment of leukaemia and lymphoma and in diagnosis and management of patients with thrombophilia and venous thrombosis.
  • Development of new antimicrobial agents in management of immunosuppressed patients with infection.
  • New double page spread on palliative care of patients with blood disorders.
  • New illustrations.


Product Details

  • Series: Illustrated Colour Text
  • Paperback: 133 pages
  • Publisher: Churchill Livingstone; 4 edition (July 16, 2013)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 070205139X
  • ISBN-13: 9780702051395

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