This expert volume in the Diagnostic Pathology series is an excellent point-of-care resource for practitioners at all levels of experience and training. Covering all aspects of cardiovascular pathology, including new cardiac devices, molecular panels and genetics, the latest tumor classifications, up-to-date COVID-19 information, and imaging, this volume incorporates the most recent scientific and technical knowledge in the field to provide a comprehensive overview of all key issues relevant to today’s practice. Richly illustrated and easy to use, the third edition of Diagnostic Pathology: Cardiovascular is a visually stunning, one-stop resource for every practicing pathologist, resident, student, or fellow as an ideal day-to-day reference or as a reliable training resource.
Covers all areas of cardiovascular pathology, organizing chapters by how specimens are most often encountered in practice―biopsy, explant and surgical specimens, and autopsy―as well as by anatomic site
Contains significantly updated information throughout (text, images, illustrations, and references) including the latest World Health Organization and International Collaboration on Cancer Reporting tumor classifications, as well as new details related to staging and grading of tumors of the heart, and COVID-19 information
Evaluates a new generation of cardiac devices in surgical and autopsy specimens in both images and text
Includes new material on genetics and sudden cardiac death and cardiomyopathy, and recent recommended amyloid treatment therapies
Features nearly 1,500 images, including carefully annotated histology and gross pathology photographs, vivid medical illustrations, photomicrographs, and electron micrographs to help practicing and in-training pathologists reach a confident diagnosis
Employs consistently templated chapters, bulleted content, key facts, a variety of tables, annotated images, pertinent references, and an extensive index for quick, expert reference at the point of care
Includes an eBook version?that enables you to access all text, figures, and references, with the ability to search, customize your content, make notes and highlights, and have content read aloud