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Thursday, November 7, 2013
Best Post of July 2013: New Muscle Pathology Text edited by Goebel, Sewry, and Weller is available
This post, which origninally appeared on July 11, 2013, is being re-posted as part of the "Best of the Month" series for those who would consider purchasing it now that it is available on the market. Amazon is selling the paper version for $229.48, and a Kindle edition for $124.99.
The second edition of Muscle Disease: Pathology and Genetics will be released in August 2013. The publisher states that the book "clarifies the pathology and genetics of muscle disease for
pathologists, clinicians, geneticists and researchers to aid in the
diagnosis and management of patients. Organized around the 'motor unit'
concept, this book presents the latest understanding of muscle disease,
and how this can help identify new treatments."