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Blood (2nd Edition)

Blood offers greater coverage of blood physiology, immunology, transfusion therapy and complications than in publisher’s award-winning title Dailey’s Notes on Blood. It also includes special circulations, MHC, apheresis, bone marrow transplant, questions and answers, and 78 text-related commonly used blood tests, with uses, results, and value indications.

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Table of Contents

List of Figures
List of Charts
Preface
Acknowledgements
1 The Concept of Blood 1
2 The Circulatory System 15
3 Special Circulations: Cardiac, Renal, Hepatic, and Fetal 31
4 Red Blood Cells 61
5 Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide Transport 77
6 White Blood Cells 93
7 Antigen, Antibody, and Complement 115
8 The Major Histocompatibility Complex Molecules 131
9 The Immune System 143
10 Plasma 163
11 Platelets 177
12 Coagulation 191
13 ABO and Rh Blood Group Systems 211
14 Blood Transfusion 223
15 Adverse Events in Transfusion 237
16 Transfusion and Disease Transmission 263
17 Component Therapy 283
18 Apheresis 307
19 Methods of Autologous Blood Recovery 319
20 Bone Marrow Transplantation 335
Answers to Questions 355
Glossary 413
Blood Tests 439
App. I Heparin 531
App. II Scientific Symbols and Their Equivalents 533
Bibliography 535
Index 539

Additional information

Weight 2.2 lbs
Dimensions 7 × 5 × 2 in