Study Guide for Gould's Pathophysiology for the Health Professions

5th Edition

Authors:

  • Karin VanMeter
  • Robert Hubert
  • Key Features

    • Learning activities provide a variety of ways to assess your knowledge or identify areas for further study, including labeling exercises, matching exercises on important terminology, application questions that apply to more complex situations, crossword puzzles, and compare/contrast completion charts.
    • The answer key for all of the activities is provided at the end of the study guide.
    • Use of the text’s authorial team, Karin VanMeter and Robert Hubert, ensures that content in the study guide is cohesive and consistent with text content.

    Table of Contents

    Section I: Pathophysiology: Background and Overview
    1. Introduction to Pathophysiology
    2. Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalances
    3. Introduction to Basic Pharmacology and Other Common Therapies
    4. Pain
    Section II: Defense/Protective Mechanisms  NEW!
    5. Inflammation and Healing
    6. Infection
    7. Immunity
    Section III: Pathophysiology of Body Systems
    8. Skin Disorders
    9. Musculoskeletal Disorders
    10. Blood and the Circulatory System
    11. Lymphatic System Disorders
    12. Cardiovascular System Disorders
    13. Respiratory System Disorders
    14. Neurological Disorders
    15. Eyes, Ears and Other Sensory Organs
    16. Endocrine Disorders
    17. Digestive System Disorders
    18. Urinary System Disorders
    19. Reproductive System Disorders
    20. Neoplasms and Cancer
    Section IV: Factors Contributing to Pathophysiology
    21. Congenital and Genetic Disorders
    22. Complications Due to Pregnancy
    23. Complications Due to Adolescence
    24. Complications Due to Aging
    Section V: Environmental Factors and Pathophysiology
    25. Immobility and Associated Problems
    26. Stress and Associated Problems
    27. Substance Abuse and Associated Problems
    28. Environmental Hazards and Associated Problems
    Answer Key

    Details

    No. of pages:
    240
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2014
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9780323240864
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323292825