Pathophysiology of Heart Disease

Filename: pathophysiology-of-heart-disease.pdf
ISBN: 9781469816685
Release Date: 2012-08-14
Number of pages: 496
Author: Leonard S. Lilly
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online Pathophysiology of Heart Disease in PDF and EPUB Revised and updated for its Fifth Edition, this best-selling text delivers a concise, easy-to-understand introduction to cardiovascular diseases. It is written by internationally recognized Harvard Medical School faculty and select medical students and specifically designed to meet the needs of medical students during their initial encounters with patients with heart disease. This edition has improved consistency of coverage and level of detail and enhanced illustrations. A companion website on thePoint will include the fully searchable text and audio heart sounds, plus an image bank for faculty.


Pathophysiology of Heart Disease

Filename: pathophysiology-of-heart-disease.pdf
ISBN: 9781605477237
Release Date: 2011
Number of pages: 461
Author: Leonard S. Lilly
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online Pathophysiology of Heart Disease in PDF and EPUB Revised and updated, this volume is a comprehensive, clear, concise, and easy-to-understand introduction to cardiovascular diseases. This bestselling text is specifically designed to meet the needs of medical students during their initial encounters with patients with heart disease.


Pathophysiology of Heart Disease

Filename: pathophysiology-of-heart-disease.pdf
ISBN: 1451192754
Release Date: 2015-02-16
Number of pages:
Author: Leonard S. Lilly
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Health

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Renal Pathophysiology

Filename: renal-pathophysiology.pdf
ISBN: 0781796261
Release Date: 2007
Number of pages: 375
Author: Helmut G. Rennke
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online Renal Pathophysiology in PDF and EPUB This text offers second-year medical students a case-based approach to learning mechanisms of renal disease. Each chapter covers a disease and begins with a patient case, followed by discussion of the pathophysiology of the disease. Issues of differential diagnosis and therapy are linked to pathophysiologic mechanisms. Short questions interspersed in the text require students to apply their knowledge, and detailed answers to the questions are given. The Second Edition incorporates the latest findings regarding mechanisms of renal disease. This edition also has a two-color art program and a fresh new design that features cases, questions, and other pedagogical elements prominently.


Cardiovascular Physiology Concepts

Filename: cardiovascular-physiology-concepts.pdf
ISBN: 9781451113846
Release Date: 2011-11-03
Number of pages: 243
Author: Richard Klabunde
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online Cardiovascular Physiology Concepts in PDF and EPUB Now in its second edition, this highly accessible monograph lays a foundation for understanding of the underlying concepts of normal cardiovascular function. Students of medicine and related disciplines welcome the book's concise coverage as a practical partner or alternative to a more mechanistically oriented approach or an encyclopedic physiology text. A focus on well-established cardiovascular principles reflects recent, widely accepted research from the field.


Pathophysiology of Blood Disorders Second Edition

Filename: pathophysiology-of-blood-disorders-second-edition.pdf
ISBN: 9781259642074
Release Date: 2017-01-06
Number of pages: 384
Author: Howard Franklin Bunn
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

Download and read online Pathophysiology of Blood Disorders Second Edition in PDF and EPUB The acclaimed full-color review of the underlying principles of blood diseases and disorders – based on a Harvard Medical School hematology course LANGE Pathophysiology of Blood Disorders, Second Edition is a well-illustrated, easy-to-absorb introduction to the physiological principles underlying the regulation and function of blood cells and hemostasis, as well as the pathophysiologic mechanisms responsible for the development of blood disorders. Featuring a strong emphasis on key principles, the book also covers diagnosis and management primarily within a framework of pathogenesis. The organization and content of this book are based on a 3-week hematology course given to students in their second year at Harvard Medical School. All of the authors are lecturers in this course and many of the figures have been taken directly or adapted from their lectures. FEATURES OF THE SECOND EDITION: • NEW summary boxes with high yield points to remember • All figures have been redrawn by a single artist for quality and consistency • A more user-friendly presentation • Each chapter includes learning objectives, and self-assessment questions with detailed explanations • Numerous tables and diagrams encapsulate important information Hailed for its uniformity of style, clarity, brevity, and high level of scientific rigor and clinical relevance, LANGE Pathophysiology of Blood Disorders, Second Edition will prove valuable to medical students, as well as physicians at all stages of their training.



Principles of Pulmonary Medicine

Filename: principles-of-pulmonary-medicine.pdf
ISBN: 9781416050346
Release Date: 2008
Number of pages: 386
Author: Steven E. Weinberger
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online Principles of Pulmonary Medicine in PDF and EPUB Principles of Pulmonary Medicine helps you master the foundations of pulmonary medicine without being overwhelmed! This concise, easy-to-read medical reference book correlates basic science principles with the radiologic, pathologic, and clinical aspects of respiratory disease to provide an integrated, accessible approach to the study of pulmonary medicine. Focus on the clinical aspects and treatment of specific pulmonary and respiratory diseases, and understand the anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology relevant to major pulmonary disorders. Apply the material to real-life practice with case-based pulmonology questions covering topics including pulmonary function tests, physiologic data, and results of arterial blood gas testing. Learn the latest diagnostic and therapeutic strategies with updated coverage of diagnostic modalities used in pulmonary disease, as well as management of asthma, lung cancer, respiratory failure, pulmonary hypertension, and other pulmonary diseases. Visually grasp difficult concepts with high-quality images of the lung that complement discussions of specific diseases. Efficiently review critical information in pulmonary medicine by skimming margin notes throughout the text. Practice your knowledge with 200 case-based, self-assessment questions and apply pulmonology principles to real-life practice. Access the complete contents online at Expert Consult, including NEW unique author audio chapter lectures, video clips, questions, additional audio recordings of lung sounds, supplemental images, and more. Your purchase entitles you to access the web site until the next edition is published, or until the current edition is no longer offered for sale by Elsevier, whichever occurs first. If the next edition is published less than one year after your purchase, you will be entitled to online access for one year from your date of purchase. Elsevier reserves the right to offer a suitable replacement product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based electronic version) should access to the web site be discontinued.


Pulmonary Physiology and Pathophysiology

Filename: pulmonary-physiology-and-pathophysiology.pdf
ISBN: 0781767016
Release Date: 2007-01-01
Number of pages: 150
Author: John Burnard West
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online Pulmonary Physiology and Pathophysiology in PDF and EPUB The Second Edition of Pulmonary Physiology and Pathophysiology presents normal and abnormal pulmonary function in the same case-based format that has made the first edition a favorite among students. Each chapter begins with a clinical case study of diseases typically seen by practitioners. The cases are followed by a discussion and breakdown of the physiology, pathophysiology, anatomy, pharmacology, and pathology for each disease, and a question-and-answer section. This edition has an infectious diseases chapter, updates on asthma pathogenesis and bronchodilators, and user-friendly features such as chapter openers, chapter outlines, "key points" summary boxes, and board-formatted questions and answers.


Braunwald s Heart Disease

Filename: braunwald-s-heart-disease.pdf
ISBN: 9781455711475
Release Date: 2012
Number of pages: 312
Author: Leonard S. Lilly
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online Braunwald s Heart Disease in PDF and EPUB Dr. Leonard S. Lilly, provides a current, clear and concise overview of every aspect of cardiovascular medicine. In print, more than 800 review questions - derived from the 9th Edition of Braunwald's Heart Disease - test your knowledge of all essential concepts in cardiology today. Detailed answers and cross references to Braunwald's make it easy to find definitive explanations for questions you may not have answered correctly. The result is an ideal way to study for the Subspecialty Examinations in Cardiovascular Disease and Heart Failure! Get a realistic simulation of the exam experience with interactive review questions. Assess your mastery of the latest topics in cardiovascular medicine, including molecular cardiovascular imaging, intravascular ultrasound imaging, cardiovascular regeneration and tissue engineering, device therapy for advanced heart failure, atrial fibrillation management, structural heart disease, and Chagasic heart disease. Maximize your comprehension with full-color images and illustrations throughout the text. Be fully prepared for your subspecialty examinations in Cardiovascular Disease and Heart Failure with Lilly and Braunwald.


Concepts in Medical Physiology

Filename: concepts-in-medical-physiology.pdf
ISBN: 078174489X
Release Date: 2005
Number of pages: 669
Author: Julian Seifter
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online Concepts in Medical Physiology in PDF and EPUB Written through a collaboration of expert faculty and medical students from Harvard Medical School, this innovative text delivers a straightforward and clear overview of the major principles, agents, and processes governing human physiology. Emphasis is on understanding the higher-order processes in each organ system. Concepts in Medical Physiology avoids long lists of unprioritized information and undefined jargon by presenting fresh concept diagrams and figures alongside clear explanations of quantitative concepts. It can function equally well as a primary resource or as a review. Eight major sections, comprising a total of 36 chapters, cover general principles, muscle and bone, blood and the immune system, cardiovascular physiology, pulmonary physiology, renal physiology, gastrointestinal physiology, and endocrine physiology. Many useful features simplify mastery of difficult concepts: Case studies for each major section present detailed cases with signs and symptoms, history, and laboratory data. Questions at the conclusion of each case reinforce important clinical concepts. Reviews of cell biology, basic science, and biochemistry refresh students on the foundations of physiological knowledge. Clinical Application boxes draw the connection between physiology to practical issues students face and help with preparation for the USMLE. Pathophysiology sections are featured in every chapter. Review questions with answers in each chapter aid in preparation for the examination. Integrative Physiology inserts highlight how specific systems, organs, and tissues work together. More than 350 illustrations aid with visual learning, including original schematic diagrams, photos, and tables. Concept-focused summaries conclude each chapter for more effective learning and review. Suggested readings in every chapter provide a valuable resource for further investigation in physiological and clinical ideas.


Pulmonary Pathophysiology

Filename: pulmonary-pathophysiology.pdf
ISBN: 9781451107135
Release Date: 2011-11-30
Number of pages: 183
Author: John B. West
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online Pulmonary Pathophysiology in PDF and EPUB This companion monograph to West's Respiratory Physiology covers normal respiratory function and focuses on the function of the diseased lung. Pulmonary Pathophysiology: The Essentials offers a concise overview of the diseased states of the lung, emphasizing structure and function. The Eighth Edition is updated to include new information on asthma therapies, new radiographs and micrographs, extended sections on infections and cancer, more thorough explanations for review questions, and a new summary appendix of equations with sample calculations.


Respiratory Physiology

Filename: respiratory-physiology.pdf
ISBN: 9781609136406
Release Date: 2012
Number of pages: 200
Author: John Burnard West
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online Respiratory Physiology in PDF and EPUB Widely considered the "gold standard" for the teaching and learning of respiratory physiology, this fully updated Ninth Edition includes key points for each chapter and multiple-choice review questions and answers with full explanations. Available online via thePoint, animations help to clarify particularly difficult concepts and provide a visual component for use during instruction or review. --NEW Presents rationales for all questions, as well as explanations for each answer choice --Provides 82 essential-to-know, multiple-choice review questions which appear at the end of each chapter --Features an Appendix of important equations --Supports learning through chapter-opening learning objectives and introductory material, as well as Key Concepts summaries at the end of each chapter --Includes online resources such as question bank, animations, and full text for students --Includes animations online--8 in total--via thePoint to illustrate particularly challenging concepts


Drugs for the Heart

Filename: drugs-for-the-heart.pdf
ISBN: 9781455740895
Release Date: 2011-12-01
Number of pages: 512
Author: Lionel H. Opie
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online Drugs for the Heart in PDF and EPUB The new edition of this market-leading cardiac drug resource equips you with the latest advances in cardiovascular pharmacology, one of the most rapidly changing areas of medicine. It not only offers in-depth information on all of the drug classes used to treat heart disease, but also covers new drug classes, drug use for single and multiple problem management, and more. Dynamic full-color drawings illustrate key pharmacological and physiological actions, and a user-friendly organization directs you to the information you need. An increased emphasis on the practical use of drugs saves you valuable time in researching relevant information. Features the practice-proven experience of two well-known editors who represent the best possible combination of clinical and research expertise in cardiovascular therapeutics. Offers easy-to-access, useful information on when to use each drug—and for what conditions—in a chapter entitled “Which Drug for Which Disease. Discusses the management of single diseases and multiple comorbidities. Summarizes each drug class at the end of chapters to expedite reference. Incorporates all-new drugs, preparations, and clinical trial data in each chapter, equipping you to make the most up-to-date, informed clinical decisions. Offers expanded coverage of comorbid diseases through new chapters on metabolic syndrome, hyperglycemia, and diabetes. Features an increased emphasis on the practical use of drugs through highlighted sections and key illustrations, saving you time in searching for relevant information. Presents the work of several new contributors who represent a broad international perspective to equip you with a global view of cardiovascular pharmacology.


Cardiovascular Physiology

Filename: cardiovascular-physiology.pdf
ISBN: 9780781774857
Release Date: 2011
Number of pages: 192
Author: Carol Ann Margaret Courneya
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online Cardiovascular Physiology in PDF and EPUB This text provides a clear, clinically oriented exposition of the essentials of cardiovascular physiology for medical students, residents, nurses, and allied health professionals. Detailed illustrations and online animated figures help students understand key cardiovascular concepts.