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Pathophysiology : introductory concepts and clinical perspectives

Author: Theresa Capriotti; Joan Parker Frizzell
Publisher: Philadelphia : F.A. Davis Company, [2016]
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Genre/Form: Nurses Instruction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Theresa Capriotti; Joan Parker Frizzell
ISBN: 9780803615717 080361571X
OCLC Number: 900626405
Description: xxvii, 1161 pages ; 28 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 The Cell in Health and Illness --
Cell Structure and Function --
ch. 2 Cellular Injury, Adaptations, and Maladaptive Changes --
Basic Concepts of Cellular Adaptations, and Maladaptive Changes --
Basic Concepts of Cellular Injury --
Causes of Cell Injury --
Significance of Endothelial Cell Injury --
Cell Degeneration and Death --
Clinical Interventions to Reverse Cell Injury --
ch. 3 Genetic Basis of Disease --
Basic Concepts of Genetics --
Genetic Assessment --
Gene Therapy --
Ethical Concerns --
Pathophysiology of Selected Genetic and Chromosomal Disorders --
ch. 4 Stress, Exercise, and Immobility --
The Effects of Stress --
Treatment of Stress --
The Beneficial Effects of Exercise --
The Harmful Effects of Physical Inactivity and Immobility --
Interventions to Counteract Effects of Immobility --
ch. 5 Obesity and Nutritional Imbalances --
Epidemiology --
Etiology --
Pathophysiology --
Risk Factors --
Clinical Manifestations --
Diagnosis Note continued: Treatment --
Nutritional Imbalances --
Eating Disorders --
ch. 6 Pain --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts Related to Pain --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts Related to Pain --
Types of Pain --
Sources of Pain --
Pain Assessment --
Treatment --
Selected Clinical Pain Syndromes --
ch. 7 Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalances --
Basic Concepts of Fluid and Electrolyte Balance --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Fluid and Electrolyte Imbalance --
Assessment of Fluid Volume Status --
ch. 8 Acid-Base Imbalances --
Basic Concepts of Acid-Base Balance --
Pathophysiologic Concepts Regarding Acid-Base Imbalances --
ch. 9 Inflammation and Dysfunctional Wound Healing --
Inflammation and the Inflammatory Response --
Cellular Regeneration, Tissue Repair, and Healing --
ch. 10 Infectious Diseases --
Basic Concepts of Infection --
Selected Bacterial Infections --
Selected Viral Infections --
Selected Fungal Infections --
Selected Parasitic Infections Note continued: ch. 11 Disorders of the Immune System --
Basic Concepts of Immunity --
Vaccines --
Hypersensitivity --
Pathophysiology of Selected Autoimmune Disorders --
Pathophysiology of Selected Immunodeficiency Disorders --
Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection --
ch. 12 Disorders of White Blood Cells --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of WBC Function --
Basic Concepts of WBC Pathophysiology --
Pathophysiology of Selected WBC Disorders --
ch. 13 Disorders of Red Blood Cells --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of RBC Physiology --
Basic Concepts of RBC Pathophysiology --
Pathophysiology of Selected RBC Disorders --
ch. 14 Disorders of Platelets, Hemostasis, and Coagulation --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Bleeding and Clotting Physiology --
Basic Concepts of Bleeding and Clotting Pathophysiology --
Assessment of Bleeding and Clotting Disorders --
Treatment --
Pathophysiology of Selected Coagulation Disorders --
ch. 15 Arterial Disorders Note continued: Basic Physiologic Concepts of Arterial Structure and Function --
The Endothelium as Active Tissue --
Blood Flow Regulation --
Pathophysiology of Arterial Disorders --
ch. 16 Ischemic Heart Disease and Conduction Disorders --
Structure and Function of the Heart --
The Conduction System --
Selected Pathophysiologic Disorders of the Heart --
ch. 17 Heart Failure --
Basic Physiologic Concepts of Heart Function --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Heart Failure --
ch. 18 Valvular Heart Disease --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Cardiac Valve Function --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Heart Valve Dysfunction --
Assessment of Cardiac Valve Dysfunction --
Pathophysiology of Selected Heart Valve Disorders --
ch. 19 Disorders of the Venous System --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Venous Structure and Function --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Venous Dysfunction --
Pathophysiology of Selected Venous Disorders Note continued: ch. 20 Respiratory Inflammation and Infection --
Epidemiology --
Basic Physiologic Concepts of Respiratory Function --
Gas Exchange --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Respiratory Function --
Assessment --
Pathophysiology of Selected Upper Respiratory Tract Disorders --
Pathophysiology of Selected Lower Respiratory Tract Disorders --
ch. 21 Restrictive and Obstructive Pulmonary Disorders --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Pulmonary Structure and Function --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Pulmonary Disorders --
Assessment --
Treatment --
Pathophysiology of Selected Obstructive Disorders --
Pathophysiology of Selected Restrictive Disorders --
Pathophysiology of Selected Pulmonary Vascular Disorders --
ch. 22 Renal Disorders --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Renal Function --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Renal Disorders --
Assessment --
Treatment --
Pathophysiology of Selected Disorders --
ch. 23 Urological Disorders --
Epidemiology Note continued: Basic Concepts of Urological Function --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Urological Function --
Assessment --
Treatment --
Pathophysiology of Selected Urological Disorders --
ch. 24 Endocrine Disorders --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Endocrine Function --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Endocrine Dysfunction --
Assessment --
Treatment --
Pathophysiology of Selected Endocrine Disorders --
ch. 25 Diabetes Mellitus and the Metabolic Syndrome --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Carbohydrate Metabolism --
Etiology and Classification of Diabetes --
Pathophysiologic Mechanism of Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus --
Clinical Manifestations of Type 1 Diabetes --
Pathological Mechanism of Type 2 Diabetes --
Clinical Manifestations of Type 2 Diabetes --
Other Types of Diabetes --
Gestational Diabetes Mellitus --
Diagnosis of Diabetes Mellitus --
Complications of Diabetes Mellitus --
Treatment of Diabetes --
ch. 26 Disorders of the Female Reproductive System Note continued: Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Female Reproduction --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Female Reproductive Disorders --
Assessment --
Treatment --
Pathophysiology of Selected Female Reproductive Disorders --
ch. 27 Disorders of the Male Reproductive System --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Male Reproductive Function --
Basic Concepts of Male Reproductive Dysfunction --
Assessment of Male Reproductive Disorders --
Common Treatments for Male Reproductive Disorders --
Disorders of the Male Reproductive System --
ch. 28 Sexually Transmitted Diseases --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Sexual Disease and Dysfunction --
Pathophysiology of Sexually Transmitted Diseases --
ch. 29 Disorders of the Esophagus, Stomach, and Small Intestine --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Esophageal, Stomach, and Small Intestine Function --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of the Esophagus, Stomach, and Small Intestine Dysfunction Note continued: Disorders of the Esophagus, Stomach, and Small Intestine --
ch. 30 Common Disorders of the Large Intestine --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts Regarding Function of the Large Intestine --
Basic Concepts of Pathophysiology of Large Intestine Dysfunction --
Assessment --
Treatment of Large Intestine Disorders --
Pathophysiology of Specific Disorders of the Large Intestine --
ch. 31 Infection, Inflammation, and Cirrhosis of the Liver --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Liver Function --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Liver Dysfunction --
Assessment --
Treatment --
Select Pathophysiologic Disorders of the Liver --
ch. 32 Gallbladder, Pancreatic, and Bile Duct Dysfunction --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Gallbladder, Pancreas, and Biliary Function --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Gallbladder, Pancreas, and Biliary Dysfunction --
Assessment of Gallbladder, Pancreatic, and Biliary Tract Disorders Note continued: Treatment of Gallbladder, Pancreatic, and Biliary Tract Disorders --
Disorders of the Gallbladder, Pancreas, and Biliary Tract --
ch. 33 Cerebrovascular Disorders --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Cerebrovascular Structure and Function --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Cerebrovascular Disorders --
Assessment of Cerebrovascular Disease --
Treatment --
ch. 34 Chronic and Degenerative Neurological Disorders --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Neurological Function --
Basic Neuroanatomy --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Neurological Dysfunction --
Assessment of the Neurological System --
Treatment --
Pathophysiology of Selected Chronic Neurological Disorders --
Pathophysiology of Selected Neurodegenerative Disorders --
ch. 35 Brain and Spinal Cord Injury --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts in Neurovascular Physiology --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Brain and Spinal Cord Injury --
Neurological Assessment of TBI --
Treatment of TBI Note continued: Pathophysiology of Selected Types of TBI --
Basic Concepts in Spinal Cord Anatomy and Physiology --
Selected Pathophysiologic Disorders Related to SCI --
ch. 36 Psychobiology of Behavioral Disorders --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Psychobiology --
Basic Pathophysiology Concepts of Behavioral Disorders --
Alterations in Brain Physiology and Neurotransmitters --
Psychiatric Assessment --
Psychiatric Treatment --
Pathophysiology of Selected Psychiatric Disorders --
ch. 37 Musculoskeletal Trauma --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of the Musculoskeletal System --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Musculoskeletal Trauma --
Trauma Assessment --
Treatment --
Common Complications of Musculoskeletal Trauma --
Pathophysiology of Selected Disorders of Musculoskeletal Trauma --
ch. 38 Degenerative Disorders of the Musculoskeletal System --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Healthy Bone and Joint Function Note continued: Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Degenerative Musculoskeletal Disorders --
Assessment --
Diagnosis --
Treatment --
Pathophysiology of Selected Degenerative Bone and Joint Disorders --
ch. 39 Infection and Inflammatory Disorders of the Musculoskeletal System --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of the Musculoskeletal System Relevant to Inflammation and Infection --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Musculoskeletal Inflammation and Infections --
Assessment --
Diagnosis --
Treatment --
Pathophysiology of Selected Infectious Musculoskeletal Disorders --
Common Musculoskeletal Inflammatory Disorders --
ch. 40 Cancer --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts Related to the Understanding of Cancer --
Assessment --
Diagnosis --
Treatment --
Pathophysiology of Selected Types of Cancers --
ch. 41 Skin Disorders --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts Related to the Skin --
Assessment --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Common Skin Disorders --
Treatment Note continued: Selected Precancerous Skin Disorders --
Most Common Skin Cancers --
Selected Infectious Disorders Affecting the Skin --
Environmental or Physical Injuries Affecting the Skin --
Psychological and Psychiatric Conditions Affecting the Skin --
Eczema and Other Types of Dermatitis --
Papulosquamous Dermatoses --
Urticaria and Related Inflammatory Lesions --
Disorders Involving the Skin's Blood and Lymphatic Vessels --
Autoimmune Skin Disorders --
ch. 42 Burns --
Epidemiology --
Etiology --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts Relating to Burns --
Assessment --
Diagnosis --
Significant Laboratory Parameters in Burn Injury --
Treatment --
Pain Management in Burn Injuries --
ch. 43 Eye Disorders --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of the Structure and Function of the Eye --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of the Structure and Function of the Eye --
Assessment of the Eye --
Treatment --
Selected Eye Infections and Inflammatory Disorders --
Selected Disorders of Vision Note continued: ch. 44 Ear Disorders --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts Related to Ear Anatomy and Function --
Basic Pathophysiologic Concepts of Common Ear Disorders --
Assessment --
Diagnosis --
Treatment --
Pathophysiology of Selected Disorders of the Ear --
ch. 45 Pediatric Disorders --
Basic Concepts of the Gestational Period --
Malformations of the Cardiovascular System --
Malformations of the Gastrointestinal System --
Malformations of the Neural Tube --
Malformations of the Genitourinary System --
Malformations and Disorders of the Musculoskeletal System --
Neoplasms Specific to Childhood --
Infectious and Inflammatory Disorders --
Respiratory Disorders --
Disorders of Nutrition, Digestion, and Elimination --
Central Nervous Disorders of Childhood --
Pediatric Musculoskeletal Disorders --
Toxic Exposures of Children --
ch. 46 Pathophysiologic Concepts of Aging --
Maximum Life Span Versus Life Expectancy --
Basic Concepts of Physiologic Aging Note continued: Functional Consequences of Physiologic Aging --
Common Age-Related Diseases --
ch. 47 SIRS, Sepsis, Shock, MODS, and Death --
Epidemiology --
Basic Concepts of Critical Systemic Illnesses --
Specific Shock States --
Assessment of the Critically Ill Patient --
Treatment of the Critically Ill Patient --
Pathophysiology of Selected Types of Organ Dysfunction --
Concepts Related to Death.
Responsibility: Theresa Capriotti, DO, MSNm CRNP, RN, Clinical Associate Professor, Villanova University, Villanova, Pennsylvania, Joan Parker Frizzell, PhD, CRNP, ANP-BC, Associate Professor, School of Nursing & Health science, La Salle University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Nurse Practitioner, Roxborough Memorial Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylcannia.

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