Pathology: A Practical Manual for Undergraduate Medical Students

Author : Geetika Khanna
Price : Rs 449.00
ISBN 13 : 9788126539451
ISBN 10 : 8126539453
Pages : 294
Type : Hardbound
Remarks : Exclusively distributed by CBS Publishers & Distributors



Written in simple language, the book is an ideal resource to the medical student not just in his preparation for exam in practical pathology, but throughout the course duration and during clinical years later on.  Appropriately sized and extensively illustrated in four colour, the book offers a quick reckoner of the features of various pathological conditions. It will help the student organize and correlate his knowledge of pathology to practical observations.

Section 1: Introduction to Pathology
1 Basic Principles of Microscopy
2 Introduction to Routine and Special Techniques in Histopathology
3 Autopsy Protocol

Section 2: Hematology
4 Normal Hematopoiesis
5 Routine Venipuncture and Specimen Handling
6 Estimation of Hemoglobin and Red Cell Indices
7 Manual Cell Counts Using Counting Chambers
8 Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate
9 Peripheral Blood Smear Preparation and Interpretation
10 Examination of Bone Marrow
11 Automated Hematology
12 Anemia
13 Leukemia
14 Bleeding and Clotting Disorders
15 Immunohematology

Section3: Cytopathology
16 Fine Needle Aspirations and Exfoliative Cytology

Section 4: Clinical Pathology
17 Urine Examination
18 Laboratory Examination of Synovial Fluid
19 Laboratory Examination of Cerebrospinal Fluid
20 Semen Analysis
21 Analysis of Pleural Fluid
22 Analysis of Ascitic Fluid
23 Liver Function Tests
24 Kidney Function Tests
25 Normal Reference Values

Section 5: Systemic Pathology
26 Intracellular Accumulations, Cell Injury and Cell Death
27 Calcification, Pigments and Amyloidosis
28 Acute and Chronic Inflammations
29 Common Infections and Infestations
30 Hemodynamic Disturbances
31 Heart and Blood Vessels
32 The Respiratory System
33 The Gastrointestinal System
34 Diseases of Hepatobiliary System
35 Urogenital System
36 Breast
37 Endocrine System
38 Musculoskeletal System
39 Skin and Mucosa
40 Lymphoreticular System

A one-stop book for undergraduate medical students for their practical (lab) exam preparation

Dr. Geetika has two decades of teaching experience in some of the prestigious medical colleges of Delhi. During this time, she has always had very close association and interaction with medical students, as a resident, faculty and examiner. She has contributed several articles in national and international journals and has presented several papers as well as posters in national and international conferences.