CART

(0) items

Essentials of Pathophysiology Concepts of Altered Health States,9780781746458
This item qualifies for
FREE SHIPPING!

FREE SHIPPING OVER $59!

Your order must be $59 or more, you must select US Postal Service Shipping as your shipping preference, and the "Group my items into as few shipments as possible" option when you place your order.

Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace Items, eBooks, Apparel, and DVDs not included.

Essentials of Pathophysiology Concepts of Altered Health States

by
ISBN13:

9780781746458

ISBN10:
0781746450
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
7/25/2003
Publisher(s):
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
List Price: $77.81
More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $0.01
See Prices

Rent Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

Used Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

eTextbook

We're Sorry
Not Available

New Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

Related Products


  • Essentials of Pathophysiology Concepts of Altered Health States
    Essentials of Pathophysiology Concepts of Altered Health States
  • Essentials of Pathophysiology; Concepts of Altered Health States
    Essentials of Pathophysiology; Concepts of Altered Health States




Summary

Looking for a text that delivers concept-based information about disease processes and altered health states? Essentials of Pathophysiology is the right text for you! Written by a noted expert in pathophysiology, this abundantly illustrated and accessible resource is filled with learning tools that highlight the ideas most vital to your understanding. Consistent with the author's philosophy, Essentials of Pathophysiology relates normal body functioning to the physiologic changes involved in pathogenesis and those that result from disease. Book jacket.

Table of Contents

UNIT ONE Mechanisms of Disease
Cell Structure and Function
1(23)
Edward W. Carroll
Functional Components of the Cell
2(5)
Cell Metabolism and Energy Sources
7(2)
Cell Membrane Transport, Signal Transduction, and Generation of Membrane Potentials
9(5)
Body Tissues
14(10)
Tissue Adaptation and Injury
24(12)
Cellular Adaptation
24(3)
Cell Injury and Death
27(9)
Genetic Control of Cell Function
36(14)
Edward W. Carroll
Genetic Control of Cell Function
36(5)
Chromosomes
41(3)
Patterns of Inheritance
44(2)
Gene Mapping and Technology
46(4)
Genetic and Congenital Disorders
50(14)
Genetic and Chromosomal Disorders
50(8)
Disorders Due to Environmental Influences
58(6)
Alterations in Cell Growth and Replication: Neoplasia
64(20)
Kathryn Ann Caudell
Concepts of Cell Growth
64(3)
Characteristics of Benign and Malignant Neoplasms
67(5)
Carcinogenesis and Causes of Cancer
72(5)
Clinical Features
77(4)
Childhood Cancers
81(3)
Alterations in Fluids, Electrolytes, and Acid-Base Balance
84(37)
Composition and Compartmental Distribution of Body Fluids
84(6)
Sodium and Water Balance
90(9)
Potassium Balance
99(4)
Calcium and Magnesium Balance
103(5)
Acid-Base Balance
108(13)
UNIT TWO Alterations in Body Defenses
Stress and Adaptation
121(13)
Mary Pat Kunert
Homeostasis
122(1)
Stress
123(5)
Disorders of the Stress Response
128(6)
The Immune Response
134(16)
Cynthia V. Sommer
The Immune System
134(14)
Developmental Aspects of the Immune System
148(2)
Inflammation, Tissue Repair, and Fever
150(18)
Cynthia V. Sommer
Carol M. Porth
The Inflammatory Response
150(7)
Tissue Repair and Wound Healing
157(4)
Temperature Regulation and Fever
161(7)
Alterations in the Immune Response
168(23)
Carol M. Porth
Kathleen Sweeney
Allergic and Hypersensitivity Disorders
168(6)
Transplantation Immunopathology
174(1)
Autoimmune Disorders
175(3)
Immunodeficiency Disorders
178(13)
UNIT THREE Alterations in the Hematologic System
Alterations in White Blood Cells
191(14)
Kathryn Ann Caudell
Kathryn J. Gaspard
Hematopoietic and Lymphoid Tissue
191(3)
Non-neoplastic Disorders of White Blood Cells
194(3)
Neoplastic Disorders of Hematopoietic and Lymphoid Origin
197(8)
Alterations in Hemostasis and Blood Coagulation
205(11)
Kathryn J. Gaspard
Mechanisms of Hemostasis
205(4)
Hypercoagulability States
209(1)
Bleeding Disorders
210(6)
Alterations in Red Blood Cells
216(15)
Kathryn J. Gaspard
The Red Blood Cell
216(4)
Anemia
220(7)
Polycythemia
227(1)
Age-Related Changes in Red Blood Cells
227(4)
UNIT FOUR Alterations in the Cardiovascular System
Structure and Function of the Cardiovascular System
231(23)
Organization of the Circulatory System
232(1)
Principles of Blood Flow
233(3)
The Heart as a Pump
236(10)
Blood Vessels and the Peripheral Circulation
246(5)
Neural Control of Circulatory Function
251(3)
Alterations in Blood Flow
254(20)
Disorders of the Arterial Circulation
254(12)
Disorders of the Venous Circulation
266(3)
Disorders of Blood Flow Caused by Extravascular Forces
269(5)
Alterations in Blood Pressure
274(17)
Control of Blood Pressure
274(5)
Hypertension
279(8)
Orthostatic Hypotension
287(4)
Alterations in Cardiac Function
291(29)
Disorders of the Pericardium
291(3)
Coronary Heart Disease
294(8)
Myocardial and Endocardial Disease
302(6)
Valvular Heart Disease
308(4)
Heart Disease in Infants and Children
312(8)
Heart Failure and Circulatory Shock
320(19)
Candace Hennessy
Carol M. Porth
Heart Failure
320(10)
Circulatory Failure (Shock)
330(6)
Heart Failure in Children and the Elderly
336(3)
UNIT FIVE Alterations in the Respiratory System
Structure and Function of the Respiratory System
339(20)
Structural Organization of the Respiratory System
340(4)
Exchange of Gases Between the Atmosphere and the Lungs
344(7)
Exchange and Transport of Gases
351(5)
Control of Breathing
356(3)
Alterations in Respiratory Function: Infectious Disorders and Neoplasia
359(17)
Respiratory Tract Infections
359(8)
Cancer of the Lung
367(2)
Respiratory Disorders in Infants and Children
369(7)
Alterations in Respiratory Function: Disorders of Gas Exchange
376(25)
Disorders of Lung Inflation
376(4)
Obstructive Airway Disorders
380(10)
Interstitial Lung Diseases
390(2)
Pulmonary Vascular Disorders
392(3)
Respiratory Failure
395(6)
UNIT SIX Alterations in the Urinary System
Control of Kidney Function
401(14)
Kidney Structure and Function
402(10)
Tests of Renal Function
412(3)
Alterations in Renal Function
415(18)
Congenital and Hereditary Disorders of the Kidney
415(2)
Obstructive Disorders
417(4)
Urinary Tract Infections
421(4)
Disorders of Glomerular Function
425(4)
Tubulointerstitial Disorders
429(1)
Neoplasms
430(3)
Renal Failure
433(13)
Acute Renal Failure
433(3)
Chronic Renal Failure
436(7)
Renal Failure in Children and Elderly Persons
443(3)
Alterations in Urine Elimination
446(13)
Control of Urine Elimination
446(3)
Alterations in Bladder Function
449(7)
Cancer of the Bladder
456(3)
UNIT SEVEN Alterations in the Gastrointestinal System
Structure and Function of the Gastrointestinal System
459(14)
Structure and Organization of the Gastrointestinal Tract
460(3)
Innervation and Motility
463(3)
Hormonal and Secretory Function
466(2)
Digestion and Absorption
468(3)
Anorexia, Nausea, and Vomiting
471(2)
Alterations in Gastrointestinal Function
473(21)
Disorders of the Esophagus
473(3)
Disorders of the Stomach
476(4)
Disorders of the Small and Large Intestines
480(14)
Alterations in Hepatobiliary Function
494(23)
The Liver and Hepatobiliary System
494(6)
Disorders of the Liver
500(10)
Disorders of the Gallbladder and Extrahepatic Bile Ducts
510(3)
Disorders of the Exocrine Pancreas
513(4)
Alterations in Body Nutrition
517(12)
Joan Pleuss
Regulation of Food Intake and Energy Metabolism
517(4)
Overnutrition and Obesity
521(3)
Undernutrition
524(5)
UNIT EIGHT Alterations in the Endocrine System
Organization and Control of the Endocrine System
529(9)
Glenn Matfin
Safak Guven
Julie A. Kuenzi
The Endocrine System
529(9)
Alterations in Pituitary, Thyroid, Parathyroid, and Adrenal Function
538(22)
Glenn Matfin
Safak Guven
Julie A. Kuenzi
General Aspects of Altered Endocrine Function
538(1)
Pituitary and Growth Hormone Disorders
539(6)
Thyroid Disorders
545(6)
Parathyroid Hormone Disorders
551(1)
Disorders of Adrenal Cortical Function
552(8)
Diabetes Mellitus
560(21)
Safak Guven
Julie A. Kuenzi
Glenn Matfin
Energy Metabolism
560(5)
Diabetes Mellitus
565(16)
UNIT NINE Alterations in the Male and Female Reproductive Systems
Alterations in the Male Reproductive System
581(21)
Physiologic Basis of Male Reproductive Function
581(6)
Disorders of the Penis, the Scrotum and Testes, and the Prostate
587(10)
Disorders in Childhood and Aging Changes
597(5)
Alterations in the Female Reproductive System
602(25)
Patricia McCowen Mehring
Structure and Function of the Female Reproductive System
602(5)
Disorders of the Female Reproductive Organs
607(12)
Menstrual Disorders
619(3)
Disorders of the Breast
622(5)
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
627(10)
Patricia McCowen Mehring
Infections of the External Genitalia
627(3)
Vaginal Infections
630(2)
Vaginal-Urogenital-Systemic Infections
632(5)
UNIT TEN Alterations in the Nervous System
Organization and Control of the Nervous System
637(30)
Edward W. Carroll
Robin L. Curtis
Nervous Tissue Cells
637(4)
Nerve Cell Communication
641(3)
Development and Organization of the Nervous System
644(7)
The Spinal Cord and Brain
651(9)
The Autonomic Nervous System
660(7)
Alterations in Brain Function
667(29)
Diane Book
Brain Injury
668(11)
Cerebrovascular Disease
679(6)
Infections and Neoplasms
685(3)
Seizure Disorders
688(3)
Dementias
691(5)
Alterations in Neuromuscular Function
696(29)
Carol M. Porth
Robin L. Curtis
The Organization and Control of Motor Function
696(6)
Skeletal Muscle and Peripheral Nerve Disorders
702(7)
Basal Ganglia and Cerebellum Disorders
709(4)
Upper and Lower Motoneuron Disorders
713(3)
Spinal Cord Injury
716(9)
Pain
725(22)
Elizabeth C. Devine
Organization and Control of Somatosensory Function
725(6)
Pain
731(8)
Alterations in Pain Sensitivity and Special Types of Pain
739(2)
Headache
741(3)
Pain in Children and Older Adults
744(3)
Alterations in Special Sensory Function
747(32)
Edward W. Carroll
Susan A. Fontana
The Eye and Disorders of Vision
747(16)
The Ear and Disorders of Auditory Function
763(9)
The Vestibular System and Maintenance of Equilibrium
772(7)
UNIT ELEVEN Alterations in the Skeletal and Integumentary Systems
Structure and Function of the Skeletal System
779(10)
Characteristics of Skeletal Tissue
779(6)
Skeletal Structures
785(4)
Alterations in the Skeletal System: Trauma, Infection, and Developmental Disorders
789(25)
Kathleen E. Gunta
Injury and Trauma of Musculoskeletal Structures
789(10)
Bone Infections
799(3)
Neoplasms
802(3)
Disorders of Skeletal Growth and Development in Children
805(9)
Alterations in the Skeletal System: Metabolic and Rheumatoid Disorders
814(21)
Debra Bancroft Rizzo
Kathleen E. Gunta
Metabolic Bone Disease
814(6)
Rheumatic Disorders
820(12)
Rheumatic Diseases in Children and the Elderly
832(3)
Alterations in Skin Function and Integrity
835(28)
Gladys Simandl
Structure of the Skin
835(4)
Manifestations of Skin Disorders
839(2)
Skin Damage Caused by Ultraviolet Radiation
841(1)
Primary Disorders of the Skin
842(11)
Nevi and Skin Cancers
853(4)
Age-Related Skin Manifestations
857(6)
Glossary 863(10)
Appendix A: Lab Values 873(2)
Appendix B: Weblinks 875(4)
Index 879


Please wait while the item is added to your cart...