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Mosby's Pathophysiology Memory NoteCards; Visual, Mnemonic, and Memory Aids for Nurses

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ISBN13:

9780323037266

ISBN10:
0323037267
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
4/15/2006
Publisher(s):
Mosby

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Summary

Illustrated and in full color, this collection of spiral-bound cards covers important pathophysiology concepts using humor, cartoons, and mnemonics. These cards use a variety of learning techniques to encourage retention and understanding of pathophysiology, and are a useful aid for reviewing and studying throughout nursing school and for the NCLEX examination. This study tool is convenient and easy to use, whether the reader wants to use it as a spiral-bound notebook or as individual flashcards. Full-color illustrated mnemonics cover 96 key pathophysiology concepts. Topics are listed alphabetically for quick reference. Cards are spiral-bound at top with bulky, substantial paper for durability as well as portability. Perforated pages allows for changing the format to flashcards for studying purposes. Tabs include a different color for each topic for easy referral. Concise What You Need to Know information highlights key information. Colored highlights in the What You Need to Know sections outline important information: Serious Life Threatening Implications are pink; Common Clinical Findings are blue; Important Nursing Implications are yellow; Patient Teaching information is green.

Table of Contents

Cellular Metabolism
1(192)
Cellular Metabolism
1(2)
Genetics
Elements of Genetics
3(2)
Autosomal Dominant and Recessive
5(2)
X-linked Inheritance
7(2)
Body's Self-Defense
Mechanism of Immunity
9(2)
Characteristics of the Immune Response
11(2)
Immunity
13(2)
Inflammation
15(2)
Stress Response
17(2)
Cellular Proliferation
Oncogenes
19(2)
Carcinogenesis
21(2)
Metastasis
23(2)
Pulmonary System
Common Symptoms of Pulmonary Problems
25(2)
Alveolar-Capillary Gas Exchange
27(2)
Dyspnea
29(2)
Hypercapnia
31(2)
Hypoxemia
33(2)
Carbon Dioxide Narcosis
35(2)
Oxygen Toxicity
37(2)
Cor Pulmonale
39(2)
Cardiovascular System
Common Symptoms of Cardiac Problems
41(2)
Cardiac Output
43(2)
Atherosclerosis
45(2)
Hypertension
47(2)
Cardiac Ischemia
49(2)
Heart Failure
51(2)
Valvular Dysfunction
53(2)
Cardiac Conduction System
55(2)
Peripheral Arterial Disease
57(2)
Congenital Heart Defects
59(2)
Cardiac Tamponade
61(2)
Hematologic System
Common Hematologic Problems
63(2)
Blood Components
65(2)
Blood Cells
67(2)
ABO Blood Grouping and Rh Factor
69(2)
Clotting Mechanism
71(2)
Abnormal White Blood Cell (WBC) Production
73(2)
The Endocrine System
Negative Feedback Control of Hormones
75(2)
Factors That Influence Insulin Production
77(2)
Somogyi Effect
79(2)
Dawn Phenomenon
81(2)
Cushing's Syndrome
83(2)
Addison's Disease
85(2)
Aging and Endocrine System Function
87(2)
Musculoskeletal System
Common Clues to Musculoskeletal Woes
89(2)
Types of Fractures
91(2)
Joint Movement
93(2)
Inflammatory Joint Disease
95(2)
Joint Degeneration --- Osteoarthritis
97(2)
Congenital Musculoskeletal Defects and Deformities
99(2)
Aging and Musculoskeletal System Function
101(2)
Sensory System
Alterations in Ocular Movements --- Visual Dysfunction
103(2)
Alterations in Visual Acuity
105(2)
Alterations in Refraction
107(2)
Normal Ear
109(2)
Hearing Loss
111(2)
Ear Infections
113(2)
Nervous System
Problems in the CNS
115(2)
Pain
117(2)
Blood-Brain Barrier
119(2)
Cranial Nerves
121(2)
Brain Hemisphere Function
123(2)
Seizures
125(2)
CNS Trauma (Coup and Contrecoup)
127(2)
CNS Inflammation and Infection
129(2)
CNS Degenerative Diseases
131(2)
Gastrointestinal System
Intake and Output
133(2)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
135(2)
Gastrointestinal Distention
137(2)
Fecal Characteristics
139(2)
Digestion and Absorption
141(2)
Malabsorption
143(2)
Elimination
145(2)
Obstructions in the Gastrointestinal System
147(2)
Heipatic and Biliary Systems
Common Symptoms of Hepatic and Biliary Problems
149(2)
Bilirubin Metabolism
151(2)
Hepatitis
153(2)
Renal and Urologic System
Alterations in Renal and Urinary Function
155(2)
Renal Function---Renin-Angiotensin
157(2)
Glomerular Filtration
159(2)
Glomerulonephritis
161(2)
Aging and Renal Function
163(2)
Reproductive System
Menstrual Alterations
165(2)
Disorders of the Penis and Scrotum
167(2)
Puberty
169(2)
Menstrual Cycle
171(2)
Infertility
173(2)
Menopause
175(2)
Sexually Transmitted Infections
177(2)
Integumentary System
Primary Skin Lesions
179(2)
Secondary Skin Lesions
181(2)
Burn Wound Depth
183(2)
Aging and Skin Changes
185(2)
Multi-System Problems
Cardiogenic Shock
187(2)
Hypovolemic Shock
189(2)
Neurogenic Shock
191(2)
Index 193


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