Atif Ali Ahmed, Ronald Przygodzki
608 pages, $170, Wolters Kluwer (2016)
Posted September 20, 2016
Extensively revised and updated to reflect recent advances in pathology knowledge and practice, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology Board Review (formerly Pathology Exam Review) is an excellent study resource for initial and re-certifying board examinations and in-service exams. More than 2,000 board-formatted multiple-choice questions, many accompanied by full-color images, prepare you for success on this challenging exam.
Sunil Lakhani, Caroline Finlayson, Susan Dilly, Mitesh Gandhi
5th ed, 392 pages, $58, CRC (2016)
Posted October 18, 2016
An accessible and enjoyable introduction to pathology and the mechanisms of disease, this book puts pathology into its historical, scientific and clinical context. Organized in four main themes - What is a Disease, Defense Against Disease, Circulatory Disorders and Disorders of Cell Growth - the text highlights key mechanisms and their interplay in producing symptoms, signs and disease. Supplemented throughout with colorful cartoons, and much-praised clinical scenarios, this entertaining look at pathology offers historical anecdotes and helpful key-points boxes.
$89, Elsevier (2018)
Posted October 18, 2018
This issue of Clinics in Laboratory Medicine will focus on Clinical Pathology and is edited by Geza S. Bodor. Topics include, but are not limited to, Steroid measurement / Salivary cortisol measurement, Protein testing by LCMSMS, LCMSMS in the Clinical Laboratory, Laboratory Standards for Clinical LCMSMS, The need to teach LCMSMS to clinical laboratory scientists, MALDI-TOF in the clinical laboratory, MALDI TOF MS in the clinical microbiology laboratory, LCMSMS method development consideration in clinical laboratory practice, Cancer diagnosis using mass spectrometry, Adulteration and LCMSMS drug testing, Diagnosis of inherited metabolic disorders using LCMSMS, Harmonization of LCMSMS protein assays, Vitamin D testing by LCMSMS versus by immunoassay, Pain management testing by LCMSMS, and Development of FDA approved clinical mass spectrometer.
4th ed, 356 pages, 130+ illus, $35 list, Elsevier (2015)
Posted August 1, 2015
Crash Course - your effective every day study companion PLUS the perfect antidote for exam stress! Save time and be assured you have all the information you need in one place to excel on your course and achieve exam success. A winning formula now for over 15 years, each series volume has been fine tuned and fully updated, with an improved layout tailored to make your life easier. Especially written by senior medical students or recent graduates - those who have just been in the exam situation - with all information thoroughly checked and quality assured by expert faculty advisers, the result are books which exactly meet your needs and you know you can trust.
Emily Reisner, Howard Reisner
10th ed, 808 pages, $138, Other (2016)
Posted August 16, 2016
Updated and reorganized to provide a more accessible, student-friendly experience, Crowley's An Introduction to Human Disease, Tenth Edition provides readers with a clear, well-illustrated explanation of the structural and functional changes associated with disease, the clinical manifestations of disease, and how to determine treatment. The first chapters of the text discuss general concepts and diseases affecting the body as a whole. Later chapters consider the various organ systems and their diseases.
Ramadas Nayak, Rakshatha Nayak
878 pages, $39, Jaypee (2018)
Posted November 20, 2018
Pathology is a rapidly expanding and ever changing field which forms the foundation for understanding diseases. Undergraduates can find it difficult to revise all aspects of the subject due its breadth. Exam Prepatory Manual for Undergraduates: Pathology provides basic pathological information in a nutshell.
4th ed, 496 pages, $50 list, McGraw-Hill (2018)
Posted October 23, 2018
Now in full color, this powerful study guide provides valuable experience in working through the patient cases you will be presented on exam day. Our active learning questions reinforce must-know concepts with hundreds of high-yield clinical images and illustrations. Chapters are keyed to Dr. Le’s First Aid for the USMLE Step 1, which allows you to simultaneously study cases and master high-yield facts from the #1-rated resource for Step 1 exam prep.
Tao Le, Vikas Bhushan
10th ed, 656 pages, $48, McGraw-Hill (2018)
Posted October 18, 2018
The expert author team that guided students to success on the USMLE® Step 1 presents the latest edition of this skill-sharpening review for the USMLE® Step 2 CK. With an easy-to-follow bulleted presentation of must-know diseases and disorders, this one-of-a-kind study companion offers the most current overview of all core areas on the boards. Included is a host of learning tools, from key facts and mnemonics to full-color illustrations and proven test-taking strategies―everything students need to pass the exam with flying colors.
Tao Le, Vikas Bhushan
6th ed, 640 pages, $41, McGraw-Hill (2017)
Posted October 18, 2018
The Sixth Edition of First Aid for the USMLE Step 2 CS has been updated to reflect the latest NBME exam format and worksheet items, and incorporates feedback from recent US and international test-takers. This high-yield review delivers a thorough exam preparation guide for the USMLE Step 2 CS, offering a solid review of frequently test CS cases, along with proven study and exam strategies for clinical encounters.
3rd ed, 222 pages, $45, Other (2017)
Posted May 15, 2017
The purpose of this textbook is to clearly illustrate the causes and prognosis of diseases along with the mechanisms of our body’s reaction, and provide an understanding of the etiopathogenesis and common conditions of the neurological and musculoskeletal systems.
2nd ed, 528 pages, $43, Oxford (2017)
Posted November 14, 2017
Now in its second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Pathology is the concise and rapidly accessible guide to general pathologic principles, and the pathology behind common and important conditions across all the major medical and surgical specialties. Fully updated and now including a brand new chapter on head and neck pathology, this book continues to be the definitive resource for medical students and doctors with an interest in this important specialty.
James Carton, Robert Wilkins, Simon Cross, Ian Megson, David Meredith
2nd ed, 1,364 pages, $53, Oxford (2017)
Posted April 17, 2017
Two titles from the bestselling Oxford Handbook series are now available in this great value pack.
Fiona Roberts, Elaine MacDuff
8th ed, 728 pages, $57, Elsevier (2018)
Posted June 19, 2018
Generations of medical and other health science students have been helped to pass their exams by the Illustrated books. The visual presentation of the subject matter, divided in to one-page units, makes for easy learning and recall. Now fully revised in this eighth edition, Pathology Illustrated covers all the essential information in as clear and concise a way as possible, focussing on what is most clinically important.
2nd ed, 744 pages, 1400+ illus, $250, Other (2017)
Posted September 19, 2017
Prepare for licensing exams offered by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Board of Pathology with the most comprehensive review guide available. Pathology Review and Practice Guide updates the first edition, Pathology Review, and now contains more than 1400 color photographs and 3100 short answer and multiple choice questions. It's the only guide that features question formats found on Canadian exams.
Richard Mitchell, Vinay Kumar, Abul K. Abbas, Jon Aster
9th ed, $40, Elsevier (2016)
Posted May 16, 2016
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 pocket-sized reference for quick review anytime!
Quick Compendium Companion for Clinical Pathology: Challenge Questions for Clinical & Molecular Pathology
3rd ed, 272 pages, $129 list, ASCP (2014)
Posted April 12, 2016
For residents and established pathologists looking for a concise, comprehensive self-study tool, the newly updated edition is part of ASCP’s companion books series and compliments our newly revised 3rd edition of the incredibly popular Quick Compendium of Clinical Pathology.
672 pages, 702 images, $249 list, ASCP (2012)
Posted December 31, 2014
With publication of the Companion volume, Quick Compendium of Surgical Pathology now serves as a comprehensive review of critical surgical pathology topics. In addition to new, high-quality images that demonstrate most of the diagnostic and morphologic characteristics of the lesions, the Companion volume includes: More than 1,571 questions and explanations about important areas within surgical pathology 563 image questions that highlight common presentations, patient characteristics, IHC and other findings Information that supplements and updates information in the Quick Compendium volume Questions that reflect those in standardized exams like the ASCP RISE and the Boards Taken together, the two volumes comprise a powerful study tool for Board and Maintenance of Certification exams.
3rd ed, 336 pages, $159 list, ASCP (2014)
Posted April 11, 2016
Considered by many in the pathology field as the essential quick reference guide, the Quick Compendium of Clinical Pathology has long been the preferred clinical pathology Board exam study guide for many residency program directors and pathology residents. And as part of our Series II Quick Compendium (QC) set, this thoroughly revised 3rd edition is now illustrated for the first time. Dr Mais, in his new edition, provides an even more concise yet comprehensive source book. More than ever before, it effectively sorts through diverse material to provide a clearly distilled working review of clinical pathology (including integrated diagnostic molecular pathology).
Edward F. Goljan
5th ed, 864 pages, $62, Elsevier (2018)
Posted February 15, 2018
Whether you’re preparing for the USMLE Step 1, Step 2, or studying for course exams, Rapid Review Pathology, 5th Edition by acclaimed author Dr. Edward Goljan is your go-to guide for up-to-date, essential pathology information throughout medical school. User-friendly features that make this comprehensive review tool the top choice of students worldwide include an outline format, full-color layout, High-Yield Margin Notes, Key Points, and a strong clinical correlation throughout.
Daniel D. Mais
488 pages, 2000+ images, $125, CAP (2020)
Posted March 15, 2021
Surgical Pathology Review prepares the pathologist for the successful completion of certification examinations. Organized by organ system and specific lesions found, the focus of the text is nonmorphologic, hard-to-remember facts associated with each lesion: a catalogue of associations considered requisite knowledge for the fully trained pathologist. The prototypical morphologic features of each lesion are briefly described, with accompanying high-quality images of the uncommonly encountered ones. Details relevant to surgical pathology and cytopathology are reviewed.
Diana Weedman Molavi
2nd ed, 386 pages, $90, Springer (2017)
Posted September 19, 2017
In pathology education, there is a wide gap in the pedagogy between medical school and residency. As a result, the pathology intern often comes into residency unprepared. Completely illustrated in color, this book lays the foundation of practical pathology and provides a scaffold on which to build a knowledge base. It includes basic introductory material and progresses through each organ system. Within each chapter, there is a brief review of salient normal histology, a discussion of typical specimen types, a strategic approach to the specimen, and a discussion of how the multitude of different diagnoses relate to each other.
Huy Pham, Lance Williams III
556 pages, $100, Elsevier (2017)
Posted November 14, 2017
Transfusion Medicine, Apheresis, and Hemostasis: Review Questions and Case Studies is the collaborative effort that spanned a time period of 2 years and included 50 experts, many whom are national leaders in their respected fields. It also represents the passion and privilege we feel to teach the next generation of physicians in Transfusion Medicine and Apheresis.