By Alan D. Michelson
Platelets ― winner of a 2013 hugely counseled BMA scientific ebook Award for inner drugs ― is the definitive present resource of state of the art wisdom approximately platelets and covers the total box of platelet biology, pathophysiology, and scientific drugs. lately there was a speedy growth of data in either simple biology and the scientific method of platelet-related ailments together with thrombosis and hemorrhage. Novel platelet functionality assessments, medicines, blood financial institution garage tools, and gene cures were integrated into sufferer care or are in improvement. This e-book attracts all this knowledge right into a unmarried, accomplished and authoritative resource.
- Highly counseled BMA scientific e-book Award 2013: inner Medicine
- Comprehensive and definitive resource of information approximately platelets for clinicians, pathologists and scientists
- Integrates the full box of platelet biology, pathophysiology, and medical medicine
- Full colour reference comprising sixty four chapters, 1400 pages, and 16,000 references
- Contributions from 126 global leaders of their fields
- New chapters on issues resembling the rules of platelet existence span, platelet microRNAs, GPVI and CLEC-2, tracking of antiplatelet remedy, novel antiplatelet remedy, and making platelets ex vivo
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