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Respiratory Care Anatomy and Physiology: Foundations for Clinical Practice,9780323078665
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Respiratory Care Anatomy and Physiology: Foundations for Clinical Practice

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3rd
ISBN13:

9780323078665

ISBN10:
0323078664
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
10/22/2012
Publisher(s):
Elsevier Science Health Science
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Summary

Perfect for both practicing therapists and students in respiratory therapy and associated professions, this well-organized text offers the most clinically relevant and up-to-date information on respiratory applied anatomy and physiology. Content spans the areas of basic anatomy and physiology of the pulmonary, cardiovascular, and renal systems, and details the physiological principles underlying common therapeutic, diagnostic, and monitoring therapies and procedures. Using a clear and easy-to-understand format, this text helps you take a more clinical perspective and learn to think more critically about the subject matter. Open-ended concept questions require reasoned responses based on thorough comprehension of the text, fostering critical thinking and discussion. Clinical Focus boxes throughout the text place key subject matter in a clinical context to connect theory with practice. Chapter outlines, chapter objectives, key terms, and a bulleted chapter summary highlight important concepts and make content more accessible. Appendixes contain helpful tables and definitions of terms and symbols. NEW! Chapter on the physiological basis for treating sleep-disordered breathing clarifies the physiological mechanisms of sleep-disordered breathing and the various techniques required to treat this type of disorder. NEW! Reorganization of content places the section on the renal system before the section on integrated responses in exercise and aging to create a more logical flow of content. NEW! More Clinical Focus scenarios and concept questions provide additional opportunities to build upon content previously learned and to apply new information in the text.

Table of Contents

The Respiratory System
The Airways and Alveoli
The Lungs and Chest Wall
Mechanics of Ventilation
Ventilation
Pulmonary Function Measurements
Pulmonary Blood Flow
Gas Diffusion
Oxygen Equilibrium and Transport
Carbon Dioxide Equilibrium and Transport
Acid-Base Regulation
Control of Ventilation
Ventilation-Perfusion Relationships
Clinical Assessment of Acid-Base and Oxygenation Status
Physiological Basis for Advanced Oxygenation and Lung Protective Strategies
Physiological Basis for Treating Sleep-Disordered Breathing NEW!
Fetal and Newborn Cardiopulmonary Physiology
: The Cardiovascular System
Functional Anatomy of the Cardiovascular System
Cardiac Electrophysiology
The Electrocardiogram and Cardiac Arrythmias
Control of Cardiac Output and Hemodynamics
: THE RENAL SYSTEM
Filtration, Urine Formation, and Fluid Regulation
Electrolyte and Acid-Base Regulation
: Integrated Responses In Exercise And Aging
Cardiopulmonary Response to Exercise in Health, Disease
Effects of Aging on the Cardiopulmonary System
Appendices
Symbols and Abbreviations Used in Cardiopulmonary Physiology
Units of Measurement
Equation Derivations
Dubois Body Surface Area Chart
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