Essentials of Pathophysiology: Concepts of Altered Health States

Publication Year: 2014

Edition: 4th Ed.

Authors/Editor: Porth, Carol

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-45-119080-9

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Description

This clear, readable, and student-friendly text delivers “need to know” disease content, along with the essential foundation in science that nursing, physician assistant, pharmacology, advanced health science, and medical students need to succeed in their future careers. Approaching the topic as an exploration of pathophysiology, the book relates normal body functioning to the physiologic changes that occur as a result of disease and provides concise yet complete coverage of how the body works.

Key Features in this Edition:

  • Learning Objectives for each chapter provide an outline of key content that must be mastered.
  • Concepts in Action Animations for every chapter help students master key topics.
  • Monographs of the most commonly prescribed drugs provide up-to-date information.
  • 600 NCLEX-style Review Questions help students improve their test-taking skills and prepare for the NCLEX.
  • A Dosage Calculations Question & Review Question Bank gives students practice in math skills and calculating drug dosages and reinforce key topics of the course.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Porth, Carol
ISBN: 978-1-45-119080-9
Language: English
Edition: 4th Ed.
Pages: 1248
Year: 2014
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