Diseases of the Human Body / Edition 5

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The field’s classic text is noted for its accessible, clear writing style and comprehensive content. Thoroughly updated and revised to meet the needs of today’s students and today’s classes, you’ll find just the right amount of information in an easy-to-follow format that covers more than 325 common diseases and disorders.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780803625051
  • Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
  • Publication date: 2/14/2011
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 512
  • Sales rank: 89,152
  • Product dimensions: 7.90 (w) x 9.90 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Table of Contents

  1. The Disease Process
  2. Integrative Medicine and Complementary Therapies
  3. Pain and Its Management
  4. Infectious and Communicable Diseases
  5. Cancer
  6. Congenital Diseases and Disorders
  7. Mental Health Diseases and Disorders
  8. Skin Diseases and Disorders
  9. Musculoskeletal Diseases and Disorders
  10. Nervous System Diseases and Disorders
  11. Endocrine System Diseases and Disorders
  12. Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems Diseases and Disorders
  13. Respiratory System Diseases and Disorders
  14. Digestive System Diseases and Disorders
  15. Urinary System Diseases and Disorders
  16. Reproductive System Diseases and Disorders
  17. Eye and Ear Diseases and Disorders

Glossary of Terms


  1. Diagnostic Procedures
  2. References
  3. Abbreviations

Subject Index

Index of Diseases and Disorders

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 14, 2014

    Highly Recommended

    It is easy to read and understand. Great detail in explanation of the disease process. I found this book very useful in preparing lectures for my students in Pharmacology, as we discovered the various diseases associated with the medications being studied.

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