Get a firm grasp of disease and disease process as it relates to your job with Essentials of Human Diseases and Conditions, 6th Edition. Perfectly tailored to the needs to today’s medical assistants, this unique text uses simple language and an abundance of learning features as it walks readers through the disease pathology of over 500 common patient conditions. This new sixth edition includes new diseases and conditions, new illustrations, ICD-10-CM codes for every condition, and new critical thinking questions to keep readers up-to-date on the latest pathology topics while helping them apply concepts from the text to clinical practice.

Key Features:-

  • Tenth grade reading level utilizes very approachable language to make the text content easy to diges
  • Enrichment boxes relate disease information to everyday practice.
  • ICD-10-CM codes for each disease give readers ample practice looking up codes in ICD-10-CM.
  • Current information on the most commonly encountered clinical disorders is presented in small segmen
  • Full-color illustrations clarify difficult concepts.
  • Alerts highlight safety precautions for physician-based practice.

More Details about Essentials of Human Diseases and Conditions 6th Edition

General Information  
Author(s)Margaret Schell Frazier and Jeanette Drzymkowski
PublisherElsevier Science
Publish YearJanuary 2015