Lippincott Manual of Nursing Practice Series: Pathophysiology / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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- Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
This full-color handbook clearly and succinctly explains the how and why behind disease processes and treatments and the most appropriate nursing care throughout the course of each disease. Information is presented in bulleted format, with over 100 full-color illustrations that show disease development and progression and numerous lists, tables, and flowcharts that highlight key facts. Recurring graphic icons include Focus In (illustrations showing detailed mechanisms behind disease development), Disease Block (flowcharts showing points where treatments halt disease progression), Life-Threatening Disorder, and Alert (possible complications, significant changes in clinical appearance, variations in incidence and pathophysiology, and age-related considerations).
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
This is a great review book. Tells you everything about diseases. Especially great is that with most signs and symptoms the book tells you why that sign or symptom is happening. (Most review books just list them). Definately a keeper!