Pulmonary Pathophysiology: The Essentials
A companion monograph to West's Respiratory Physiology, which examines normal respiratory function, Pulmonary Pathophysiology focuses on the function of the diseased lung. The text offers a clear, concise overview of the most essential information regarding disease states of the lung, emphasizing structure and function. A question and answer section is included.
This Seventh Edition offers more coverage of lung cancer and infectious diseases affecting the lungs, and has more tables to aid in rapid review. All questions now conform to current USMLE format, and answers include rationales for all answer choices.
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This book really sucks. It only tell you what happens, but does not tell you why. I read each sentence and still don't know what's the reason behind them.
Do not recommend it. Price to page ratio, and price to learning ratio is really low.
ca. 230 kr.
Lung Function Tests and What They Mean Chapter 1 Ventilation
Function of the Diseased Lung Chapter 4 Obstructive Diseases
Environmental and Other Diseases
Function of the Failing Lung Chapter 8 Respiratory Failure