Pathophysiology of Disease- An Introduction to Clinical Medicine
Title: Pathophysiology of Disease- An Introduction to Clinical Medicine
Editor: Gary D. Hammer, Stephen J. McPhee
Edition: 7th & 8th
Publisher : McGraw Hill, Lange Textbooks
Length: 779 pages
Size: 85 MB
Pathophysiology of Disease 8E– The aim of this trusted textual content is to introduce you to scientific medication by reviewing the pathophysiologic foundation of 132 illnesses (and related indicators and signs) generally encountered in medical follow.
The authors, all specialists of their respective fields, have offered a concise evaluate of related regular construction and performance of every physique system, adopted by an outline of the pathophysiologic mechanisms that underlie a number of frequent illnesses associated to that system. The accessible presentation options high-quality full-color illustrations, and quite a few tables and diagrams.
Every chapter of Pathophysiology of Illness concludes with a set of case research and questions designed to check your understanding of the pathophysiology of every scientific entity mentioned. These case research mean you can apply your information to particular scientific conditions. Detailed solutions to every case examine query are offered on the finish of the e book.
This distinctive interweaving of physiological and pathological ideas will put you on the trail towards serious about indicators and signs when it comes to their pathophysiologic foundation, supplying you with an understanding of the “why” behind sickness and therapy.
Table of Contents
Disorders of the Immune System
Nervous System Disorders
Diseases of the Skin
Cardiovascular Disorders: Heart Disease
Cardiovascular Disorders: Vascular Disease
Disorders of the Adrenal Medulla
Disorders of the Exocrine Pancreas
Disorders of the Parathyroids & Calcium & Phosphorus Metabolism
Disorders of the Endocrine Pancreas
Disorders of the Hypothalamus & Pituitary Gland
Disorders of the Adrenal Cortex
Disorders of the Female Reproductive Tract
Disorders of the Male Reproductive Tract
Inflammatory Rheumatic Diseases
Case Study Answers