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Gould's pathophysiology for the health professions / Karin C. VanMeter, Ph. D., Robert J. Hubert, B.S.

VanMeter, Karin. (Author). Hubert, Robert J., (author.). Gould, Barbara E. Preceded by (work): Pathophysiology for the health professions. (Added Author).

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Kirtland Community College Library RB 113 .V36 2014 30775305508906 General Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781455754113
  • ISBN: 1455754110
  • Physical Description: xix, 694 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Edition: Fifth edition.
  • Publisher: St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier/Saunders, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Preceded by: Pathophysiology for the health professions / Barbara E. Gould, Ruthanna Dyer. 4th ed. c2011.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Section I: pathophysiology: background and overview. Introduction to pathophysiology -- Fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base imbalances -- Introduction to basic pharmacology and other common therapies -- Pain -- Section II: defense/protective mechanisms. Inflammation and healing -- Infection -- Immunity -- Section III: pathophysiology of body systems. Skin disorders -- Musculoskeletal disorders -- Blood and the circulatory system -- Lymphatic system disorders -- Cardiovascular system disorders -- Respiratory system disorders -- Neurological disorders -- Eyes, ears and other sensory organs -- Endocrine disorders -- Digestive system disorders -- Urinary system disorders -- Reproductive system disorders -- Neoplasms and cancer -- Section IV: factors contributing to pathophysiology. Congenital and genetic disorders -- Complications due to pregnancy -- Complications due to adolescence -- Complications due to aging -- Section V: environmental factors and pathophysiology. Immobility and associated problems -- Stress and associated problems -- Substance abuse and associated problems -- Environmental hazards and associated problems -- Ready references. Body planes, cavities, regions, fluid compartments, and body movements -- Anatomic terms -- Conversion tables -- Common abbreviations and acronyms -- Common diagnostic studies and tests -- Example of a medical history -- Disease index -- Drug index -- Additional resources.
Subject: Physiology, Pathological > Textbooks.
Pathologic Processes.
Physiological Phenomena.

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