Description

Concise and packed with instructive detail, the second edition of this bestselling full-color atlas is the ideal choice for students. It includes the latest scientific knowledge about molecular and genetic causes of disease and promising new therapies. Each two-page color spread shows the causal relationships between disturbances of physiologic processes and explains the resulting malfunction and illness. Color illustrations carry the reader through sections on temperature and energy, blood, respiration, the kidney, the digestive system, the heart and circulation, metabolism, hormones, and the neuromuscular and sensory system. Throughout the book, the authors provide brief informational nuggets that review basic physiology.


Key Features:-

  • New and timely information on adult respiratory distress syndrome, hyperoxia, oxidative stress, poly
  • 190 full-color illustrations - clearly organized and systematically color-coded - that clarify compl
  • Thorough coverage of abnormalities of intercellular signal transmission, aging and life expectancy,
  • Highlighting of key words and paragraphs for easy navigation

More Details about Color Atlas of Pathophysiology

General Information  
Author(s)Silbernagl
PublisherThieme Medical Publishers
Edition2
ISBN9783131165527
Pages448
BindingPaperback
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2009