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Pathophysiology Concepts of Altered Health States

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Edition:
6th
ISBN13:

9780781728812

ISBN10:
0781728819
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
1/11/2002
Publisher(s):
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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Summary

Now celebrating its 20th anniversary, the sixth Edition of this bestseller continues to offer an unparalleled presentation of the discipline of pathophysiology. Coverage is based on common health problems for all segments of the population, including the special needs of children and elderly person. An abundance of learning tools--including in-text summaries, chapter outlines, learning objectives, key concept boxes, Internet addresses and extensive explanations--reinforce material and maximize learning potential. This full-color edition, now with seventy-five new illustrations as well as enhancements to existing illustrations, continues to provide visual appeal to facilitate the process.

Table of Contents

Unit I Concepts of Health and Disease 1(60)
Concepts of Health and Disease
3(18)
Concepts of Altered Health in Children
21(22)
Concepts of Altered Health in Older Adults
43(18)
Unit II Cell Function and Growth 61(118)
Cell and Tissue Characteristics
63(32)
Cellular Adaptation, Injury, and Death and Wound Healing
95(20)
Genetic Control of Cell Function and Inheritance
115(16)
Genetic and Congenital Disorders
131(18)
Alterations in Cell Differentiation: Neoplasia
149(30)
Unit III Integrative Body Functions 179(70)
Stress and Adaptation
181(14)
Alterations in Temperature regulation
195(14)
Alterations in Nutritional Status
209(22)
Alterations in Activity Tolerance
231(18)
Unit IV Hematopoietic Function 249(58)
Blood Cells and the Hematopoietic System
251(8)
Alterations in Hemostasis
259(12)
The Red Blood Cell and Alterations in Oxygen Transport
271(20)
Disorders of White Blood Cells and Lymphoid Tissues
291(16)
Unit V Infection, Immunity, and Inflammation 307(90)
Mechanisms of Infectious Disease
309(22)
Immunity and Inflammation
331(26)
Alterations in the Immune Response
357(22)
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
379(18)
Unit VI Cardiovascular Function 397(178)
Control of the Circulation
399(30)
Alterations in Blood Flow in the Systemic Circulation
429(30)
Alterations in Blood Pressure: Hypertension and Orthostatic Hypotension
459(28)
Alterations in Cardiac Function
487(44)
Disorders of Cardiac Conduction and Rhythm
531(16)
Heart Failure and Circulatory Shock
547(28)
Unit VII Respiratory Function 575(96)
Control of Respiratory Function
577(28)
Alterations in Respiratory Function: Respiratory Tract Infections, Neoplasms, and Childhood Disorders
605(28)
Alterations in Respiration: Alterations in Ventilation and Gas Exchange
633(38)
Unit VIII Renal Function and Fluid and Electrolytes 671(142)
Control of Renal Function
673(20)
Alterations in Fluids and Electrolytes
693(42)
Alterations in Acid-Base Balance
735(18)
Alterations in Renal Function
753(24)
Renal Failure
777(18)
Alterations in Urine Elimination
795(18)
Unit IX Gastrointestinal Function 813(76)
Control of Gastrointestinal Function
815(16)
Alterations in Gastrointestinal Function
831(28)
Alterations in Function of the Hepatobiliary System and Exocrine Pancreas
859(30)
Unit X Endocrine Function 889(64)
Mechanisms of Endocrine Control
891(12)
Alterations in Endocrine Control of Growth and Metabolism
903(22)
Diabetes Mellitus
925(28)
Unit XI Genitourinary and Reproductive Function 953(88)
Structure and Function of the Male Reproductive System
955(10)
Alterations in Structure and Function of the Male Genitourinary System
965(18)
Structure and Function of the Female Reproductive System
983(14)
Alterations in Structure and Function of the Female Reproductive System
997(32)
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
1029(12)
Unit XII Neural Function 1041(194)
Organization and Control of Neural Function
1043(48)
Somatosensory Function and Pain
1091(32)
Alterations in Motor Function
1123(36)
Disorders of Brain Function
1159(42)
Sleep and Sleep Disorders
1201(18)
Neurobiology of Thought, Mood, and Anxiety Disorders
1219(16)
Unit XIII Special Senses 1235(74)
Control of Special Senses
1237(26)
Alterations in Vision
1263(28)
Alterations in Hearing and Vestibular Function
1291(18)
Unit XIV Musculoskeletal Function 1309(82)
Structure and Function of the Skeletal System
1311(10)
Alterations in Skeletal Function: Trauma and Infection
1321(20)
Alterations in Skeletal Function: Congenital Disorders, Metabolic Bone disease, and Neoplasms
1341(26)
Alterations in Skeletal Function: Rheumatic Disorders
1367(24)
Unit XV Integumentary Function 1391(54)
Control of Integumentary Function
1393(8)
Alterations in Skin Function and Integrity
1401(44)
Appendix 1445(2)
Glossary 1447(10)
Index 1457


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