Robbins and Cotran Review of Pathology, 4th Edition

Authors :
Edward C. Klatt & Vinay Kumar
Date of Publication: 10/2014

Robbins and Cotran Review of Pathology helps you master the most important principles and facts in pathology. More than 1,100 questions reinforce the fundamentals of gross and microscopic pathology as well as the latest findings in molecular biolo......view more

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Robbins and Cotran Review of Pathology helps you master the most important principles and facts in pathology. More than 1,100 questions reinforce the fundamentals of gross and microscopic pathology as well as the latest findings in molecular biology and genetics. Referenced to both Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease, 8th Edition and Basic Pathology, 8th Edition, this book is an ideal aid for coursework, self-assessment, and examinations, including the USMLE Step 1 examination in pathology.

New to this edition
  • Features new questions that reflect today’s hot topics in pathology, keeping you up to date.
  • Includes many new illustrations to enhance visual guidance.
  • Uses a new chapter arrangement to conform to the new Table of Contents in Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease, 8th Edition, for easier cross referencing.

Key Features
  • Develop a thorough, clinically relevant understanding of pathology through clinical vignette-style questions emphasizing problem solving over rote memorization. Single-best-answer and extended-matching formats reflect levels of difficulty that prepare you for examinations.
  • Efficiently review a wide spectrum of topics with page references and a parallel organization to both Robbins and Cotran Pathologic Basis of Disease and Robbins Basic Pathology, making additional information easy to locate.
  • Reinforce your understanding of key content with answers and detailed explanations for every question at the end of each chapter.
  • Enhance your understanding of pathophysiology and integrate pathology with other medical disciplines by examining correlative laboratory, radiologic, and physical diagnostic data.
  • Visualize key pathologic concepts and conditions and test your diagnostic skills with over 1,100 full-color images.
  • Challenge your knowledge with a final comprehensive exam of 50 USMLE-style questions covering random topics.

Author Information
By Edward C. Klatt, MD, Professor of Pathology, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Director, Biomedical Education Program, Mercer University School of Medicine, Savannah, Georgia and Vinay Kumar, MBBS, MD, FRCPath, Alice Hogge and Arthur A. Baer Distinguished Service Professor of Pathology, Biologic Sciences Division and the Pritzker Medical School, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA