Leslie E. Silberstein MD, Professor, Departments of Medicine and Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine; Director, Blood Bank and Transfusion Medicine Section, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA ISBN 044306542X · Hardback · 800 Pages · 500 Illustrations
Churchill Livingstone · Published 2003
This new reference offer readers today's most practical approach to blood banking and transfusion medicine. It examines new advances in molecular genetics and the scientific mechanisms underlying the field ... and explains their applications in clinical practice.
A consistent chapter organization and nearly 500 crisp illustrations make this resource exceptionally easy to use.
The first book to offer readers a truly integrated perspective on the molecular genetic aspects of the discipline along with its distinctly clinical counterpart.
Features advances in the use of blood products, new methods of disease treatment, and
full discussions of stem cell transplantation.
Details a broad range of current clinical controversies ... and presents the authors' preferred management approach to these issues when relevant.