Frozen Section Library: Bone

Frozen sections are performed while a patient is undergoing surgery as a basis for making an immediate diagnosis that will impact treatment decisions. Frozen section diagnosis is often a highly demanding situation for the pathologist who must render a diagnosis quickly for the patient and surgeon. T...

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Main Authors: Hameed, Omar, Wei, Shi (Author), Siegal, Gene P. (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York, NY Springer US 2011, 2011
Edition:1st ed. 2011
Series:Frozen Section Library
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Frozen sections are performed while a patient is undergoing surgery as a basis for making an immediate diagnosis that will impact treatment decisions. Frozen section diagnosis is often a highly demanding situation for the pathologist who must render a diagnosis quickly for the patient and surgeon. The Frozen Section Library series will provide concise, user-friendly, site specific handbooks that are well illustrated and highlight the pitfalls, artifacts and differential diagnosis issues that arise in the hurried frozen section scenario. Omar Hameed, M.D., is an Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA. Shi Wei, M.D.,Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama, USA. Gene P. Siegal, M.D., Ph.D., is a Robert W. Mowry Endowed Professor of Pathology & Director, Division of Anatomic Pathology; Executive Vice-Chair of Pathology - UAB Health System; Sr. Scientist, UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center & the Gene Therapy Center, Department of Pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alamaba, USA.   Gene P. Siegal, M.D., Ph.D., is a Robert W. Mowry Endowed Professor of Pathology & Director, Division of Anatomic Pathology; Executive Vice-Chair of Pathology - UAB Health System; Sr. Scientist, UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center & the Gene Therapy Center, Department of Pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alamaba, USA.   Gene P. Siegal, M.D., Ph.D., is a Robert W. Mowry Endowed Professor of Pathology & Director, Division of Anatomic Pathology; Executive Vice-Chair of Pathology - UAB Health System; Sr. Scientist, UAB Comprehensive Cancer Center & the Gene Therapy Center, Department of Pathology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alamaba, USA.  
Physical Description:XI, 135 p online resource
ISBN:9781441983763