Princeton University Library Catalog

Pathophysiology : concepts of altered health states / Carol Mattson Porth.

Author:
Porth, Carol [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2005.
Εdition:
7th ed.
Description:
xxxiv, 1582 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 28 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
System details:
Minimum system requirements: IBM PC; CD-ROM drive; Windows.
Contents:
Ch. 1. Concepts of health and disease / Georgianne H. Heymann and Carol M. Porth -- Ch. 2. Concepts of altered health in children / Judy Wright Lott -- Ch. 3. Concepts of altered health in older adults / Janice Kuiper Pikna -- Ch. 4. Cell and tissue characteristics / Edward W. Carroll -- Ch. 5. Cellular adaptation, injury, and death -- Ch. 6. Genetic control of cell function and inheritance / Edward W. Carroll -- Ch. 7. Genetic and congenital disorders -- Ch. 8. Neoplasia / Kerry Twite -- Ch. 9. Stress and adaptation / Mary Pat Kunert -- Ch. 10. Alterations in temperature regulation / Mary Pat Kunert -- Ch. 11. Alterations in nutritional status / Joan Pleuss -- Ch. 12. Activity tolerance and fatigue / Mary Kay Jiricka -- Ch. 13. Sleep and sleep disorders -- Ch. 14. Haematopoietic system / Kathryn J. Gaspard -- Ch. 15. Disorders of haemostasis / Kathryn J. Gaspard -- Ch. 16. Red blood cell disorders / Kathryn J. Gaspard -- Ch. 17. Disorders of white blood cells and lymphoid tissues / Kerry Twite -- Ch. 18. Mechanisms of infectious disease / W. Michael Dunne, Jr. -- Ch. 19. The immune response / Cynthia Sommer -- Ch. 20. Inflammation and healing -- Ch. 21. Alterations in the immune response -- Ch. 22. Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome / Kathleen A. Sweeney -- Ch. 23. Control of cardiovascular function -- Ch. 24. Disorders of blood flow in the systemic circulation / Glenn Matfin and Carol M. Porth -- Ch. 25. Disorders of blood pressure regulation -- Ch. 26. Disorders of cardiac function -- Ch. 27. Cardiac conduction and rhythm disorders / Jill M. White Winters -- Ch. 28. Heart failure and circulatory shock -- Ch. 29. Control of respiratory function -- Ch. 30. Respiratory tract infections, neoplasms, and childhood disorders -- Ch. 31. Disorders of ventilation and gas exchange -- Ch. 32. Control of renal function -- Ch. 33. Disorders of fluid and electrolyte balance / Glenn Matfin and Carol M. Porth -- Ch. 34. Disorders of acid-base balance -- Ch. 35. Disorders of renal function -- Ch. 36. Renal failure -- Ch. 37. Disorders of urine elimination -- Ch. 38. Control of gastrointestinal function -- Ch. 39. Disorders of gastrointestinal function -- Ch. 40. Disorders of hepatobiliary and exocrine pancreas function -- Ch. 41. Mechanisms of endocrine control / Glenn Matfin, Julie A. Kuenzi and Safak Guven -- Ch. 42. Disorders of endocrine control of growth and metabolism / Glenn Matfin, Julie A. Kuenzi and Safak Guven -- Ch. 43. Diabetes mellitus and the metabolic syndrome / Safak Guven, Julie A. Kuenzi and Glenn Matfin -- Ch. 44. The male genitourinary system / Glenn Matfin -- Ch. 45. Disorders of the male genitourinary system / Glenn Matfin -- Ch. 46. The female reproductive system / Patricia McCowen Mehring -- Ch. 47. Disorders of the female reproductive system / Patricia McCowen Mehring -- Ch. 48. Sexually transmitted diseases / Patricia McCowen Mehring -- Ch. 49. Organization and control of neural function / Edward W. Carroll and Robin L. Curtis -- Ch. 50. Somatosensory function, pain, and headache / Elizabeth C. Devine -- Ch. 51. Disorders of motor function / Carol M. Porth and Robin L. Curtis -- Ch. 52. Disorders of brain function / Diane Book -- Ch. 53. Disorders of thought, mood, and memory / Sandra Kawczynski Pasch -- Ch. 54. Disorders of visual function / Edward W. Carroll, Carol M. Porth and Robin L. Curtis -- Ch. 55. Disorders of hearing and vestibular function / Susan A. Fontana and Carol M. Porth -- Ch. 56. Structure and function of the musculoskeletal system -- Ch. 57. Disorders of skeletal function : trauma, infections, and neoplasms / Kathleen E. Gunta and Marilyn King Hightower -- Ch. 58. Disorders of skeletal function : developmental and metabolic disorders / Marilyn King Hightower and Kathleen E. Gunta -- Ch. 59. Disorders of skeletal function : rheumatic disorders / Debra Bancroft Rizzo -- Ch. 60. Structure and function of the skin / Gladys Simandl -- Ch. 61. Alterations in skin function and integrity / Gladys Simandl -- App. A. Lab values.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Nurses' Instruction.
ISBN:
0781749883
LCCN:
2004005807
OCLC:
54767750
RCP:
C - S