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Introduction to Human Disease, Seventh Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access
Pathophysiology for Health Professionals

Author(s): Agnes G. Loeffler, MD, PhD, Director, Surgical Pathology and Associate Professor, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Michael N. Hart, MD, Professor Emeritus, Department of Pathology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
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  • ISBN-13: 9781284127485
  • Navigate 2 Advantage Access     524 pages      © 2020
  • Will Publish: 9/13/2018
Price: $102.95 US List
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Introduction to Human Disease: Pathophysiology for Health Professionals, Seventh Edition provides a broad overview of the most common and important human diseases for students pursuing careers in the health professions. Comprehensive yet accessible, it addresses the aspects of disease epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment that are essential to clinical practice.

Designed to facilitate learning, this essential reference features learning objectives, and practice questions for review and assessment. Introduction to Human Disease: Pathophysiology for Health Professions, Seventh Edition will help students gain a solid foundation in disease pathology and medical terminology to help them throughout their medical education.

NEW AND KEY FEATURES OF THE SEVENTH EDITION:

  • New and updated clinical information, including general and specific treatments for diseases.
  • New art and photos of diseases.
  • Improved Instructor Resources!
  • New and updated Animations!
  • Chapters have been reorganized, condensed, or split and expanded when necessary resulting in an improved and streamlined learning experience.
Section  I  An Overview
  Chapter  1  Introduction to Pathology
  Chapter  2  Most Frequent and Significant Diseases
  Chapter  3  Diagnostic Resources
Section  II  Basic Disease Processes
  Chapter  4  Adaptation, Injury, Inflammation, and Repair
  Chapter  5  Neoplasia
  Chapter  6  Genetic and Developmental Diseases
Section  III  Major Organ-Related Diseases
  Chapter  7  Vascular System and Hemodynamics
  Chapter  8  Heart
  Chapter  9  Hematopoietic System
  Chapter  10  Bleeding and Clotting Disorders
  Chapter  11  Lung
  Chapter  12  Oral Region, Upper Respiratory Tract, and Ear
  Chapter  13  Gastrointestinal Tract
  Chapter  14  Liver, Gallbladder, and Pancreas
  Chapter  15  Kidney, Lower Urinary Tract
  Chapter  16  Male Genital Organs
  Chapter  17  Female Genital Organs
  Chapter  18  Breast
  Chapter  19  Skin
  Chapter  20  Eye
  Chapter  21  Bones and Joints
  Chapter  22  Skeletal Muscle and Peripheral Nerve
  Chapter  23  Central Nervous System
  Chapter  24  Mental Illness
  Chapter  25  Endocrine System
Section  IV  Multiple Organ System Diseases
  Chapter  26  Infectious Diseases
  Chapter  27  Immunologic Diseases
  Chapter  28  Physical Injury
  Chapter  29  Chemical Injury
  Chapter  30  Nutritional Disorders

Agnes G. Loeffler, MD, PhD-Director, Surgical Pathology and Associate Professor, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Michael N. Hart, MD-Professor Emeritus, Department of Pathology, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Dr. Hart has practiced and taught pathology in a University setting for 35 years. He is boarded in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and Neuropathology. He has directed and taught in courses for which this textbook is designed.

The following instructor resources are available to qualified instructors for download

ISBN-13: 9781284127485

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