Pathophysiology Of Heart Disease

Author : Leonard S. Lilly
ISBN : 9781469816685
Genre : Medical
File Size : 70.57 MB
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Revised and updated for its Fifth Edition, this best-selling text delivers a concise, easy-to-understand introduction to cardiovascular diseases. It is written by internationally recognized Harvard Medical School faculty and select medical students and specifically designed to meet the needs of medical students during their initial encounters with patients with heart disease. This edition has improved consistency of coverage and level of detail and enhanced illustrations. A companion website on thePoint will include the fully searchable text and audio heart sounds, plus an image bank for faculty.
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Pathophysiology Of Heart Disease

Author : Leonard S. Lilly
ISBN : 9781605477237
Genre : Medical
File Size : 40.89 MB
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Revised and updated, this volume is a comprehensive, clear, concise, and easy-to-understand introduction to cardiovascular diseases. This bestselling text is specifically designed to meet the needs of medical students during their initial encounters with patients with heart disease.
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Pathophysiology Of Heart Disease

Author : Leonard S. Lilly
ISBN : UOM:39015041764963
Genre : Heart
File Size : 70.34 MB
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Here's a text that effectively bridges basic physiology and the practical aspects of caring for patients in the clinical setting. It's an excellent introduction to cardiovascular disease, and a collaborative triumph written by faculty and students who know what's most important.
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Pathophysiology Of Blood Disorders Second Edition

Author : Howard Franklin Bunn
ISBN : 9781259642074
Genre : Medical
File Size : 84.42 MB
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The acclaimed full-color review of the underlying principles of blood diseases and disorders – based on a Harvard Medical School hematology course LANGE Pathophysiology of Blood Disorders, Second Edition is a well-illustrated, easy-to-absorb introduction to the physiological principles underlying the regulation and function of blood cells and hemostasis, as well as the pathophysiologic mechanisms responsible for the development of blood disorders. Featuring a strong emphasis on key principles, the book also covers diagnosis and management primarily within a framework of pathogenesis. The organization and content of this book are based on a 3-week hematology course given to students in their second year at Harvard Medical School. All of the authors are lecturers in this course and many of the figures have been taken directly or adapted from their lectures. FEATURES OF THE SECOND EDITION: • NEW summary boxes with high yield points to remember • All figures have been redrawn by a single artist for quality and consistency • A more user-friendly presentation • Each chapter includes learning objectives, and self-assessment questions with detailed explanations • Numerous tables and diagrams encapsulate important information Hailed for its uniformity of style, clarity, brevity, and high level of scientific rigor and clinical relevance, LANGE Pathophysiology of Blood Disorders, Second Edition will prove valuable to medical students, as well as physicians at all stages of their training.
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Renal Pathophysiology

Author : Helmut G. Rennke
ISBN : 0781796261
Genre : Medical
File Size : 37.23 MB
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This text offers second-year medical students a case-based approach to learning mechanisms of renal disease. Each chapter covers a disease and begins with a patient case, followed by discussion of the pathophysiology of the disease. Issues of differential diagnosis and therapy are linked to pathophysiologic mechanisms. Short questions interspersed in the text require students to apply their knowledge, and detailed answers to the questions are given. The Second Edition incorporates the latest findings regarding mechanisms of renal disease. This edition also has a two-color art program and a fresh new design that features cases, questions, and other pedagogical elements prominently.
Category: Medical

Cardiovascular Physiology Concepts

Author : Richard Klabunde
ISBN : 9781451113846
Genre : Medical
File Size : 51.23 MB
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Now in its second edition, this highly accessible monograph lays a foundation for understanding of the underlying concepts of normal cardiovascular function. Students of medicine and related disciplines welcome the book's concise coverage as a practical partner or alternative to a more mechanistically oriented approach or an encyclopedic physiology text. A focus on well-established cardiovascular principles reflects recent, widely accepted research from the field.
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Principles Of Pulmonary Medicine

Author : Steven E. Weinberger
ISBN : 9781416050346
Genre : Medical
File Size : 79.55 MB
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Principles of Pulmonary Medicine helps you master the foundations of pulmonary medicine without being overwhelmed! This concise, easy-to-read medical reference book correlates basic science principles with the radiologic, pathologic, and clinical aspects of respiratory disease to provide an integrated, accessible approach to the study of pulmonary medicine. Focus on the clinical aspects and treatment of specific pulmonary and respiratory diseases, and understand the anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology relevant to major pulmonary disorders. Apply the material to real-life practice with case-based pulmonology questions covering topics including pulmonary function tests, physiologic data, and results of arterial blood gas testing. Learn the latest diagnostic and therapeutic strategies with updated coverage of diagnostic modalities used in pulmonary disease, as well as management of asthma, lung cancer, respiratory failure, pulmonary hypertension, and other pulmonary diseases. Visually grasp difficult concepts with high-quality images of the lung that complement discussions of specific diseases. Efficiently review critical information in pulmonary medicine by skimming margin notes throughout the text. Practice your knowledge with 200 case-based, self-assessment questions and apply pulmonology principles to real-life practice. Access the complete contents online at Expert Consult, including NEW unique author audio chapter lectures, video clips, questions, additional audio recordings of lung sounds, supplemental images, and more. Your purchase entitles you to access the web site until the next edition is published, or until the current edition is no longer offered for sale by Elsevier, whichever occurs first. If the next edition is published less than one year after your purchase, you will be entitled to online access for one year from your date of purchase. Elsevier reserves the right to offer a suitable replacement product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based electronic version) should access to the web site be discontinued.
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Pulmonary Pathophysiology

Author : John B. West
ISBN : 9781451107135
Genre : Medical
File Size : 52.12 MB
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This companion monograph to West's Respiratory Physiology covers normal respiratory function and focuses on the function of the diseased lung. Pulmonary Pathophysiology: The Essentials offers a concise overview of the diseased states of the lung, emphasizing structure and function. The Eighth Edition is updated to include new information on asthma therapies, new radiographs and micrographs, extended sections on infections and cancer, more thorough explanations for review questions, and a new summary appendix of equations with sample calculations.
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