Pathophysiology of Disease: An Introduction to Clinical Medicine 7/E

Pathophysiology of Disease: An Introduction to Clinical Medicine 7/E

Gary D. Hammer, Stephen J. McPhee

A full-color, case-based evaluation of the necessities of pathophysiology--covering all significant organs and systems

The objective of this depended on textual content is to introduce you to scientific drugs by way of reviewing the pathophysiologic foundation of a hundred and twenty illnesses (and linked signs) usually encountered in scientific perform. The authors, all specialists of their respective fields, have supplied a concise evaluation of appropriate general constitution and serve as of every physique process, through an outline of the pathophysiologic mechanisms that underlie numerous universal ailments on the topic of that system.

Each bankruptcy of Pathophysiology of Disease concludes with a suite of case reports and questions designed to check your realizing of the pathophysiology of every medical entity mentioned. those case experiences let you observe your wisdom to precise scientific occasions. distinctive solutions to every case learn query are supplied on the finish of the booklet. This precise interweaving of physiological and pathological options will placed you at the direction towards brooding about symptoms when it comes to their pathophysiologic foundation, providing you with an figuring out of the "why" at the back of affliction and treatment.


  • 120 case reviews (9 new) provide a chance so you might try out your figuring out of the pathophysiology of every medical entity mentioned
  • Checkpoint questions supply overview and seem in each bankruptcy
  • Updates and revisions all through this re-creation mirror the most recent learn and advancements
  • Numerous tables and diagrams encapsulate very important details
  • Updated references for every bankruptcy topic

Pathophysiology of Disease is a real must-have source for clinical scholars getting ready for the USMLE Step 1 examination, in addition to scholars engaged of their clerkship reports. apartment officials, nurses, nurse practitioners, physicians’ assistants, and allied overall healthiness practitioners will locate its concise presentation and huge scope an outstanding assist in facilitating their figuring out of universal sickness entities.

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