Publication Year: 2012
Edition: 1st Ed.
Authors/Editor: Sparkes, Louise
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
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This incredibly useful reference covers all the essentials of pathophysiology. Following a systems approach to a number of diseases, it explains:
- A variety of conditions and the functions they disrupt
- The epidemiology of the individual disease, its specific signs and symptoms
- Diagnostic tools used in assessment, and available therapeutic strategies
Each chapter gives you a brief overview of the relevant body system in terms of its anatomy and physiology, providing a useful resource if you wish to revise normal structure and function prior to looking at specific disease processes.
Adapted from the popular Made Incredibly Easy! series this text includes relevant language, references, legislation and measurements for the Australia New Zealand marketplace.