Pathophysiology - E-Book

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Elsevier Health Sciences, Jun 25, 2014 - Medical - 1216 pages

A clear, comprehensive introduction to disease, Pathophysiology, 5th Edition explores the etiology, pathogenesis, clinical manifestations, and treatment of disorders. Units are organized by body system, and each begins with an illustrated review of anatomy and normal physiology. A discussion then follows on the disease processes and abnormalities that may occur, with a focus on the pathophysiologic concepts involved. Written by leading educators Lee-Ellen Copstead and Jacquelyn Banasik, Pathophysiology simplifies a rigorous subject with practical learning resources and includes coverage of the latest scientific findings and relevant research

  • 900 full-color illustrations clarify complex pathophysiological concepts.
  • Easy-to-read style includes many tables, boxes, and figures to highlight and simplify content.
  • Key Questions at the beginning of each chapter highlight key objectives and help you develop and use critical thinking skills.
  • Key Points boxes focus on the most important information.
  • Geriatric Considerations boxes analyze the age-related changes associated with a specific body system.
  • A chapter summary gives you a quick wrap-up of the key content in each chapter.
  • NEW! Pediatric Considerations boxes with accompanying flow charts describe conditions and changes specific to young children.
  • NEW! Updated content includes the latest information on new treatment advances, the relationship between stress and inflammation to cardiovascular disease, and much more throughout the text.
  • NEW! Global Health Considerations tables include information on HIV/AIDS and depression/anxiety in women.
 

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Contents

Chapter 2 Homeostasis and Adaptive Responses to Stressors
12
Chapter 3 Cell Structure and Function
25
Chapter 4 Cell Injury Aging and Death
57
Chapter 5 Genome Structure Regulation and Tissue Differentiation
74
Chapter 6 Genetic and Developmental Disorders
91
Chapter 7 Neoplasia
113
Chapter 8 Infectious Processes
139
Chapter 9 Inflammation and Immunity
157
Chapter 32 Female Genital and Reproductive Function
654
Chapter 33 Alterations in Female Genital and Reproductive Function
670
Chapter 34 Sexually Transmitted Infections
688
Chapter 35 Gastrointestinal Function
696
Chapter 36 Gastrointestinal Disorders
720
Chapter 37 Alterations in Function of the Gallbladder and Exocrine Pancreas
741
Chapter 38 Liver Diseases
753
Chapter 39 Endocrine Physiology and Mechanisms of HypothalamicPituitary Regulation
783

Chapter 10 Alterations in Immune Function
195
Chapter 11 Malignant Disorders of White Blood Cells
214
Chapter 12 HIV Disease and AIDS
232
Chapter 13 Alterations in Oxygen Transport
255
Chapter 14 Alterations in Hemostasis and Blood Coagulation
294
Chapter 15 Alterations in Blood Flow
309
Chapter 16 Alterations in Blood Pressure
332
Chapter 17 Cardiac Function
349
Chapter 18 Alterations in Cardiac Function
378
Common Sequelae of Cardiac Diseases
408
Chapter 20 Shock
432
Chapter 21 Respiratory Function and Alterations in Gas Exchange
449
Chapter 22 Obstructive Pulmonary Disorders
475
Chapter 23 Restrictive Pulmonary Disorders
497
Chapter 24 Fluid and Electrolyte Homeostasis and Imbalances
519
Chapter 25 AcidBase Homeostasis and Imbalances
539
Chapter 26 Renal Function
549
Chapter 27 Intrarenal Disorders
574
Chapter 28 Acute Kidney Injury and Chronic Kidney Disease
593
Chapter 29 Disorders of the Lower Urinary Tract
609
Chapter 30 Male Genital and Reproductive Function
624
Chapter 31 Alterations in Male Genital and Reproductive Function
639
Chapter 40 Disorders of Endocrine Function
799
Chapter 41 Diabetes Mellitus
816
Chapter 42 Alterations in Metabolism and Nutrition
839
Chapter 43 Structure and Function of the Nervous System
857
Chapter 44 Acute Disorders of Brain Function
898
Chapter 45 Chronic Disorders of Neurologic Function
922
Chapter 46 Alterations in Special Sensory Function
942
Chapter 47 Pain
959
Chapter 48 Neurobiology of Psychotic Illnesses
974
Chapter 49 Neurobiology of Nonpsychotic Illnesses
990
Chapter 50 Structure and Function of the Musculoskeletal System
1000
Trauma Infection and Disease
1019
Rheumatic Disorders
1039
Chapter 53 Alterations in the Integumentary System
1054
Chapter 54 Burn Injuries
1090
Appendix Clinical and Laboratory Values
1111
Glossary
1117
Index
1147
Prefixes and Suffixes Commonly Used in Medical Terminology
1184
Word Roots Commonly Used in Medical Terminology
1185
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