Porth Pathophysiology: Concepts of Altered Health States

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Oct 1, 2009 - Medical - 1601 pages

The well respected textbook Pathophysiology: Concepts of Altered Health States has now been fully adapted for Canadian undergraduate nursing and health professions students. Like the original text, this Canadian edition includes a review of anatomy and physiology and treatment information for commonly occurring disease states. Pediatric, geriatric, and pregnancy deviations are integrated throughout and highlighted with icons for easy identification. Canadian content includes Canadian healthcare statistics regarding incidence; cultural variations, with a focus on native population and largest immigrant populations; Canadian research and researchers; Canadian treatment protocols and guidelines; and commonly occurring disease concerns based on Canadian statistics.

 

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Contents

DISORDERS
1354
ARTICULATIONS AND JOINTS 1397
1362
CHAPTER
57
CHAPTER
60
Structure and Function of the Skin 1476
1081
MANIFESTATIONS OF SKIN DISORDERS 1484
1089
Disorders of Musculoskeletal
1452
OSTEOARTHRITIS SYNDROME
1464
Disorders of Red Blood Cells
268
ANEMIA
274
TRANSFUSION THERAPY
282
CHAPTER 15
1209
Disorders of Skin Integrity
1488
Disorders of White Blood Cells
792
HEMATOPOIETIC AND LYMPHOID
801
UNIT V
709

RHEUMATIC DISEASES IN CHILDREN
1470
CHAPTER 61
421
BLEEDING DISORDERS 260
394
Bleeding Associated With Platelet
613
CHAPTER 14
1219

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