Pathophysiology: Adaptations and Alterations in Function / Edition 3

Pathophysiology: Adaptations and Alterations in Function / Edition 3

by Barbara L. Bullock, Pearl Philbrook Rosendahl

ISBN-10: 0397548613

ISBN-13: 9780397548613

Pub. Date: 03/28/1992

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

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Table of Contents

1Cells: Structure, Function, Organization4
2Alterations in Cellular Processes31
4Genetic Disorders64
5Biophysical Development of Reproduction86
6Biophysical Development of Children117
7Biophysical Developmental Changes of Adults143
8Biophysical Changes of the Older Adult157
9Concepts of Stress and Sleep176
10Normal and Altered Fluid and Electrolyte Balance192
11Normal and Altered Acid-Base Balance211
12Normal and Altered Nutritional Balance227
14Infectious Agents276
15Inflammation and Resolution of Inflammation296
16Normal Immunologic Response314
17Immune Deficiency and Human Immunodeficiency Virus Disease330
18Hypersensitivity and Autoimmune Reactions348
19Normal and Altered Erythrocyte Function368
20Normal and Altered Leukocyte Function390
21Normal and Altered Coagulation408
22Normal Circulatory Dynamics426
23Coronary Artery Disease457
24Alterations in Specific Structures in the Heart473
25Compromised Pumping Ability of the Heart496
27Alterations in Systemic Circulation524
28Normal Respiratory Function544
29Restrictive Alterations in Pulmonary Function568
30Obstructive Alterations in Pulmonary Function591
31Other Alterations Affecting the Pulmonary System603
32Normal Renal and Urinary Excretory Function616
33Immunologic, Infectious, Toxic, and Other Alterations in Function633
34Disorders of Micturition and Obstruction of the Genitourinary Tract646
35Renal Failure and Uremia657
36Pituitary Regulation and Alterations in Function672
37Adrenal Mechanisms and Alterations695
38Thyroid and Parathyroid Functions and Alterations708
39Normal and Altered Functions of the Pancreas726
40Normal Function of the Gastrointestinal System764
41Alterations in Gastrointestinal Function781
42Normal Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Exocrine Function804
43Alterations in Hepatobiliary Function816
44Normal and Altered Functions of the Muscular System834
45Normal and Altered Structure and Function of the Skeletal System847
46Normal Structure and Function of the Skin886
47Alterations in Skin Integrity898
48Normal Structure and Function of the Central and Peripheral Nervous Systems924
49Adaptations and Alterations in the Special Senses969
50Common Adaptations and Alterations in Higher Neurologic Function989
52Traumatic Alterations in the Nervous System1022
53Tumors and Infections of the Central Nervous System1052
54Degenerative and Chronic Alterations in the Central Nervous System1082
55Normal and Altered Male Reproductive Function1102
56Normal and Altered Female Reproductive Function1122
57Sexually Transmitted Diseases1160
A: Recommended Daily Dietary Allowances for Women (Nonpregnant)1173
B: Recommended Daily Dietary Allowances for Pregnant and Lactating Women1174
C: Average Heights and Weights by Age and Sex1175
D: Food and Nutrition Board, National Academy of Sciences-National Research Council Recommended Dietary Allowances (RDAs)1176
E: Body Weights in Kilograms According to Height and Body Mass1178
F: Summary of Cardiac Dysrhythmias1179
G: Discussion of Case Study Questions1190

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