Pediatric Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, An Issue of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America

Pediatric Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, An Issue of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America

This issue of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America focuses on Pediatric Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology. Articles will include: Benign soft tissue pathology, Malignant head and neck pathology, Odontogenic cysts of the jaws, Non-odontogenic cysts of the jaws, Odontogenic tumors of the jaws, Non-odontogenic tumors of the jaws, Benign salivary gland pathology, Malignant […]

Ovarian Cancer, An Issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America E-Book

Ovarian Cancer, An Issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America E-Book

This issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics, edited by Dr. Ursula Matulonis, will focus on Ovarian Cancer. Topics include, but are not limited to, Risk factors for ovarian carcinoma; Ovarian cancer pathology; Early detection and prevention strategies for ovarian cancer; Pathogenesis, genetics and genomics of high grade serous cancer; Pathogenesis, genetics and genomics of non-high grade serous […]

Transfusion of Platelets Containing Abo-Incompatible Plasma: A Survey of 3156 North American Laboratories (Report)

Transfusion of Platelets Containing Abo-Incompatible Plasma: A Survey of 3156 North American Laboratories (Report)

Platelet transfusions are indicated in patients with clinically significant bleeding attributable to thrombocytopenia or abnormal platelet function. Alternatively, prophylactic platelet transfusions may benefit severely thrombocytopenic patients in whom even small amounts of hemorrhage may be life-threatening (eg, in the central nervous system). (1) Under ideal circumstances, patients should receive ABO-identical platelets. However, when ABO-identical platelets […]

Coagulation and Hematology in Neurological Surgery, An Issue of Neurosurgery Clinics of North America E-Book

Coagulation and Hematology in Neurological Surgery, An Issue of Neurosurgery Clinics of North America E-Book

This issue of Neurosurgery Clinics, edited by Drs. Shahid Nimjee and Russell Lonser, will cover Coagulation and Hematology in Neurological Surgery. Topics include Biology of coagulation and coagulopathy; Evaluation of the coagulation in the neurosurgery patient; Genetics of hyper- and hypo-coagulable states; Anticoagulants: pharmacokinetics, mechanisms of action and indications; Use of antiplatelet agents in the neurosurgical patient; Common conditions requiring long-term […]

Waldenström Macroglobulinemia, An Issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America E-Book

Waldenström Macroglobulinemia, An Issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America E-Book

This issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics, edited by Drs. Jorge J. Castillo, Steven P. Treon, and Stathis Kastritis, will focus on Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia. Topics include, but are not limited to, Genomics; Epigenomics; Flow cytometry; Marrow microenvironment; Familial Waldenstrom; MYD88 L265P and other MYD88 mutations; CXCR4 and other recurrent mutations; Diagnosis and differential diagnosis; Criteria to treat and treatment goals; Alkylators; Monoclonal […]

Head and Neck Cancer, An Issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America, E-Book

Head and Neck Cancer, An Issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America, E-Book

This issue of Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America is devoted to Head and Neck Cancer.  Guest Editor Alexander Colevas, MD has assembled a group of expert authors to review the following topics: Epidemiology of SCCHN; Genetics of Head and Neck Cancers; Molecular Biology of  Head and Neck  Cancers; Quality of Life  in Head and Neck […]