Pathophysiology Online for Pathophysiology (Access Code)

4th Edition

Editors:

  • Lee-Ellen Copstead-Kirkhorn
  • Jacquelyn Banasik
  • Key Features

    • Modular format enables you to supplement traditional classroom learning with online lessons or work at your own pace.
    • Module pre-tests gauge your readiness for module content and provide specific feedback to help you strengthen your understanding before moving forward.
    • Outlines in each module make it easy to access the specific content you’re looking for.
    • Module objectives help you focus your study on the most important concepts.
    • Guided reading assignments highlight textbook material and provide related questions to help you read and review more efficiently.
    • More than 80 animations with audio narrations clarify complex pathophysiologic processes.
    • Hundreds of interactive exercises provide an engaging way to learn core topics and enhance your critical thinking skills, with immediate feedback that helps you identify areas needing additional study.
    • Narrated algorithms help you visualize important cause-and-effect relationships in health and disease processes and reinforce your understanding through accompanying activities.
    • More than 550 images help you identify common disease presentations and interpret key statistics.
    • Case studies throughout each module test your ability to apply concepts to real-life scenarios.
    • Guided discussions encourage deeper exploration of topics.
    • Further exploration references direct you to selected articles, websites, and texts for additional review.

    Table of Contents

    1. Cellular Adaptation, Injury, and Death

    2. Molecular Genetics and Genetic Disorders

    3. Neoplasia

    4. Immunity

    5. Infection, Inflammation, and Tissue Healing

    6. Immune System Pathophysiology

    7. HIV Infection and AIDS

    8. Malignant Disorders of White Blood Cells

    9. Oxygen Transport and Coagulation Pathophysiology

    10. Blood Vessel and Blood Pressure Pathophysiology

    11. Cardiac Pathophysiology

    12. Respiratory Pathophysiology

    13. Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalances

    14. Renal and Bladder Pathophysiology

    15. Genital and Reproductive Pathophysiology

    16. Gastrointestinal Pathophysiology

    17. Endocrine Pathophysiology

    18. Neural Pathophysiology

    19. Neuropsychological Pathophysiology

    20. Musculoskeletal and Integumentary Pathophysiology

    Details

    No. of pages:
    8
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2010
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781437700244
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781437707243

    About the editors

    Lee-Ellen Copstead-Kirkhorn

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor and Chair of Nursing, Department of Nursing, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Indiana University -Purdue University, IPFW --Fort Wayne, Fort Wayne, IN

    Jacquelyn Banasik

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Associate Professor, WSU Intercollegiate College of Nursing, Washington State University, Spokane, WA