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June 1968

The Haemolytic Anaemias. Congenital and Acquired.

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Rochester, Minn

 

By J. V. Dacie. Price, $11. Pp 1,345, with 296 figures and 84 tables. Grune & Stratton, Inc., 381 Park Ave S, New York 10016, 1967.

Arch Intern Med. 1968;121(6):575. doi:10.1001/archinte.1968.03640060089023

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Abstract

Professor Dacie has completed the second edition of his treatise on the hemolytic anemias with the publication of Part IV: Drug-Induced Haemolytic Anaemias, Paroxysmal Nocturnal Haemoglobinuria, Haemolytic Disease of the Newborn. It will be apparent to any reader that this has been a monumental task, a fact emphasized by the first sentence of the preface: "The present volume completes the work and in 352 pages covers the subjects dealt with in the first edition in 91 pages!" It is a task well accomplished.

This is not a book, however, for beginning student or casual hematologist. It is too comprehensive, too detailed, and too well documented with references for that purpose. But, it is a book that belongs in every medical library and on the shelves of every practicing hematologist. It is up-to-date, and the references are complete to the time of publication.

The bibliography alone justifies the existence of this

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