The Lecture Notes series is ideal for medical students, junior doctors, and other allied health professionals. Lecture Notes: Haematology concentrates on providing the required core subject knowledge and has been extensively revised and updated to reflect the considerable advances in the understanding of the molecular biology and pathogenesis of hematological disorders, while continuing the tradition of successfully integrating the physiological, pathological, and clinical aspects of hematology. Each chapter begins with a list of learning objectives that identifies the key elements that students need to know, while also taking learning to the next level. This new edition includes brief sections on the approaches to investigation and treatment of hematological problems, the underlying mechanisms and relationships concerning lymphomas and other neoplastic diseases of the bone marrow, and the rapidly changing area of bone marrow transplantation. Illustrated in full color throughout, with new illustrations and photographs of important normal and abnormal blood cells, this eighth edition is a comprehensive guide to hematology and an essential aid for anyone who wants a concise introduction to the subject.