ASCP PRESS: Books and Journals

ASCP offers a wealth of books on a wide variety of topics relevant to the pathology and laboratory science fields, as well as publishing three journals. The American Journal of Clinical Pathology (AJCP), Lab Medicine, and Critical Values are considered the most informative and comprehensive journals in print today. Our editorial content is timely and relevant to our audience. Our journals and books provide expert information that is important to keeping pathologists and laboratory professionals abreast of new scientific research, techniques and developments in the ever-changing healthcare landscape.

 

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ASCP Press

ASCP offers a wealth of books on a wide variety of topics relevant to the pathology and laboratory science fields. Comprehensive and informative, ASCP Press books offer the best quality and value anywhere. You’ll discover new titles, leading bestsellers, and valuable reference texts in print and eBook format. The learning experience has never been so accessible and easy for your staff.
 

Study Guides

BOC Study Guides are recognized as the authoritative study tool to prepare for a certification exam. These encyclopedic textbooks cover major areas encountered on exams and practice questions for preparation.  

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Books

Authored by leading educators and recognized researchers, ASCP books present indispensible information for medical students and laboratory professionals. From comprehensive reference texts to illustrated atlases, every book provides extensive coverage on scientific advances that are critical and timely. 

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e-Books

ASCP e-Books have enhanced features that make accessing study materials online quick and convenient. Sold as stand-alone texts or products that integrate with existing hard copies, these digital texts provide indispensable knowledge with added functionality. 

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New Titles

ASCP Press brings you the newest, most cutting edge information from the leading authors in Pathology and Laboratory Science. Working with these top minds, ASCP Press continuously develops new titles and updated editions that ensure our content is the best and most current available.

Top Sellers

ASCP Press Top Sellers is a group of both newer titles and the most popular reference texts in the field. These are the books and eBooks that every top laboratory has on their must have list. No reference library is complete without these valuable titles.

Terms of Sale

All prices are subject to change without notice. We require prepayment on all orders. We accept credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express) or checks drawn on US funds.

Paid ASCP Members receive free shipping. Find details on shipping, returns, bookstore orders, and international sales and shipping at our online bookstore. 

Return Policy

Full refund, less shipping, will be made for merchandise returned within 30 days. 

American Journal of Clinical Pathology

The American Journal of Clinical Pathology (AJCP) is the official journal of the American Society for Clinical Pathology and the Academy of Clinical Laboratory Physicians and Scientists. It is the leading peer-reviewed pathology and laboratory medicine research journal available. 

Its mission is the publication of clinically oriented manuscripts concerning novel laboratory observations on human disease—as well as current concepts and techniques—with particular emphasis on the application of evolving technologies to pathologic diagnosis and patient care.

AJCP is an indexed journal devoted to publishing original articles in clinical and anatomic pathology, including:

  • Scientific Papers
  • Case Reports
  • Review Articles
  • Editorials 

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CE Updates

The AJCP offers journal-based CME/SAM. Each month several AJCP articles are selected for their new and noteworthy findings in the field and offered to readers to earn CME/SAM credit (one credit per article). CE courses can be found on our online store. 

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Become a Member

Learn if you qualify to become an ASCP member to enjoy free online access and print subscriptions to AJCP and other industry journals, as well as other benefits.

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Editorial Board

Michael L. Wilson, MD, Editor 

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Reprints

Article reprints are ideal promotional tools for exhibitions, conferences, or meetings. Order paper reprints or ePrints directly from Oxford University Press.

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Lab Medicine

Lab Medicine is a quarterly print and online publication of peer-reviewed manuscripts related to all subspecialties of laboratory medicine that promote continuing education in the clinical laboratory sciences. This indexed periodical is dedicated to providing continuing education, career development, and new technology information for laboratory professionals. Article types include:

  • Special Reports
  • Reviews
  • Case Studies
  • Science
  • Lab QA
  • Media Reviews
  • Letters to the Editor
  • Podcasts

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CE Updates

Join thousands of medical laboratory professionals who have tested their knowledge and earned CE credit through Lab Medicine CE Updates. Select a topic from the subspecialty of your choice (chemistry, hematology, microbiology, etc.) and complete a short multiple-choice quiz to earn CE credit (1 CMLE credit per quiz). Exams from issues published over the last three years are available. Download the reading material in Adobe PDF format and then take and submit the exam. Once submitted, you may print an online certificate to document the CE credit earned. 

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Become a Member

Learn if you qualify to become an ASCP member to enjoy free online access or a print subscription to Lab Medicine and other industry journals.

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Editorial Board

Roger L. Bertholf, PhD, Editor in Chief

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Advertising in Lab Medicine is the best way to inform thought leaders, researchers and prescribers about your campaign. Connect with your target audience with multi-platform packages designed for your budget. 

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Reprints

Article reprints are ideal promotional tools for exhibitions, conferences, or meetings. Order paper reprints or ePrints directly from Oxford University Press. 

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Get Involved

If you have original research or compelling case studies to share with your peers, submit an article or case study to these ASCP publications or product lines.

Critical Values

Published quarterly, Critical Values provides information that is important to the entire laboratory team by keeping them abreast of technical, regulatory, and ethical issues in pathology and laboratory medicine. Feature articles place important technical issues for lab professional and pathologists in broader context.
 
Authors are well respected leaders in economics, government regulations and policies, industry, academia, patient advocacy, as well as pathology and lab medicine. 

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Become a Member

Learn if you qualify to become an ASCP member to enjoy free online access or a print subscription to Critical Values and other industry journals.

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Editorial Board 

Molly V. Strzelecki, Senior Editor 

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Advertising

Advertising in Critical Values is the best way to inform thought leaders, researchers and prescribers about your campaign. Connect with your target audience with multi-platform packages designed for your budget. 

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Reprints

Article reprints are ideal promotional tools for exhibitions, conferences, or meetings. Order paper reprints or ePrints directly from Oxford University Press. 

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Get Involved

If you have original research or compelling case studies to share with your peers, submit an article or case study to an ASCP publication or product line today.

Queries about articles for Critical Values should be sent to Senior Editor Molly Strzelecki at molly.strzelecki@ascp.org. 

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