THE 7th AND LATEST EDITION of Hematology: Basic Principles and Practice has been published by Elsevier. This authoritative reference in the field of hematology delivers expert scientific content and clinical guidance to enhance problem-solving skills and make optimal use of the newest diagnostic techniques and therapeutic options.
“This textbook has, over the past 30 years, become a staple for many students of hematology. It is our intent that this 7th edition continues to fill this role,” stated the editors Ronald Hoffman, MD; Edward J. Benz, Jr, MD; Leslie E. Silberstein, MD; Helen E. Heslop, MD; Jeffrey I. Weitz, MD; John Anastasi, MD; Mohamed E. Salamam, MD; and Syed Abutalib, MD (online content updates), in the preface of the 7th edition. “The goal of this venture has always been, and continues to be, the creation of a volume of information that summarizes the overall body of knowledge known as hematology. In this time of online publishing and rapid publication, as well as the availability of numerous search engines that provide algorithms to assist with patient care, the value of Hematology: Basic Principles and Practice to our readership is even greater than in the past.”
THE 7th EDITION features content updates throughout, including basic science research that serves as a foundation for modern hematology; recent advances in stem cell transplantation; and clinical advances in the treatment of each of the hematologic malignancies, immune checkpoint inhibitors, molecular diagnostics, transfusion medicine, and more. Several new chapters have been added to cover new advancements, including “Epigenetics and Epigenomics,” “Stem Cell Model of Hematologic Disease,” “Investigational New Drug-Enabling Processes for Cell-Based Therapies,” and “Immune Checkpoint Blockade in Hematologic Malignancies.”
Included with purchase of the print version of the text, the Expert Consult eBook offers a new online updates program featuring frequent peer-reviewed content updates to capture, in real-time, the latest advancements in the field and the new Virtual Microscope, with the ability to zoom in on high-quality digital hematopathology slides. ■
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