Pocket Companion to Robbins & Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease E-Book: Edition 9

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This pocket companion offers rapid, portable access to the most important pathology facts and concepts from Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease, 9th Edition. It distills the key concepts and principles of pathology into a condensed, at-a-glance format, making it the perfect reference for quick review anytime!
  • Consult this title on your favorite e-reader, conduct rapid searches, and adjust font sizes for optimal readability.
  • Access key concepts and principles of pathology in a condensed, at-a-glance format.
  • Locate additional information with abundant page references to the parent text.
  • Review for in-course exams and the USMLE Step 1
  • with content that highlights the most important material in the current edition Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease.
  • Easily find information with help from a format that closely follows the Table of Contents from the current edition of the parent text.
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About the author

Richard N Mitchell, MD, PhD, Lawrence J. Henderson Professor of Pathology and Health Sciences and Technology, Department of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Staff Pathologist, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

Vinay Kumar, MBBS, MD, FRCPath, Alice Hogge and Arthur A. Baer Distinguished Service Professor of Pathology, Biological Sciences Division and The Pritzker Medical School, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Abul K. Abbas, MBBS, Distinguished Professor and Chair, Department of Pathology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California

Jon C. Aster, MD, PhD, Professor of Pathology, Harvard Medical School; Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

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Publisher
Elsevier Health Sciences
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Published on
May 29, 2016
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Pages
800
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ISBN
9780323280198
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Language
English
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Genres
Medical / Diagnosis
Medical / Education & Training
Medical / Pathology
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This content is DRM protected.
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