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    Author(s)Kanika Rai
    PublisherCBS Publishers & Distributors
    Edition1st Edition 2021
    ISBN9789390619115
    Pages304
    BindingSoftbound
    LanguageEnglish
    Publish YearSeptember 2021

    Description

    CBS Publishers & Distributors Understanding Pathophysiology of Diseases (System-wise Disorders as per INC) by Kanika Rai

    About the Book
    An easy to carry colored compendium on pathophysiological concepts of 100+ diseases covered in system-wise manner. 200+ Flowcharts, line arts and real-time photographs have been added for better understanding of the concept.
     
    About the Author
    Kanika Rai, presently working as a Professor & HOD (Medical Surgical Nursing) at Maharishi Markandeshwar College of Nursing, Maharishi Markandeshwar (deemed to be) University, Mullana, Ambala. She possesses 12 years of teaching experience. She is the founder of Kanika’s Nursing Academy, Chandigarh.

    Salient features of the book
    A comprehensive handbook on Pathophysiological changes of various medical and surgical disorders written by an Indian Author
    Intended for undergraduate, postgraduate nursing students and the students from other medical disciplines
    Contains colorful illustrations and flowcharts for an easy understanding of the psychophysiology concept of respective disease condition
    Written parallel to the units of Medical Surgical Nursing as per INC Curriculum
    Text organized into logical sequence for smooth flow of content throughout.

    Table of Contents:-

    Contributor and Reviewers ........................................................v
    Preface...........................................................................vii
    Acknowledgments...................................................................viii
    Special Features of the Book......................................................xi
    SARS Coronavirus-2................................................................xxi
    Glossary..........................................................................xxv
    Chapter 1 Basics of Pathophysiology.....................................1–10
    Cell 1
    Cellular Adaptation 4
    Repair of Cells 6
    Homeostasis 7
    Disease, Sickness and Illness 8
    Pathophysiology and Disease 9
    Importance of Pathophysiology in Nursing 10
    Chapter 10 Pathophysiology of Cardiovascular Disorders ...11–40
    Introduction 11
    Coronary Artery Disease 12
    Angina Pectoris 13
    Myocardial Infarction 14
    Heart Failure 15
    Mitral Valve Prolapse 19
    Mitral Regurgitation 20
    Mitral Stenosis 20
    Aortic Stenosis 21
    Aortic Regurgitation 21
    Rheumatic Heart Disease 21
    Understanding Pathophysiology of Diseases xiv
    Pericarditis 23
    Pericardial Effusion 24
    Myocarditis 25
    Endocarditis 25
    Cor Pulmonale 27
    Pulmonary Edema 27
    Cardiogenic Shock 28
    Cardiac Tamponade 30
    Vascular System Disorders 30
    Peripheral Vascular Disorders 32
    Raynaud’s Disease 33
    Aneurysm 35
    Varicose Veins 35
    Deep Venous Thrombosis 37
    Chronic Venous Insufficiency 39
    Chapter 3 Pathophysiology of Blood Disorders ....................41–50
    Introduction 41
    Anemia 42
    Thalassemia 42
    Thrombocytopenia 43
    Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation 43
    Leukemias 47
    Myelomas 49
    Lymphomas 49
    Chapter 4 Pathophysiology of Respiratory Disorders...........51–77
    Introduction 51
    Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 52
    Bronchitis 54
    Emphysema 55
    Asthma 56
    Contents xv
    Pleural Effusion 59
    Pneumonia 60
    Lung Abscess 61
    Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome 62
    Respiratory Failure 64
    Pulmonary Embolism 67
    Chest Injuries 69
    Tuberculosis 70
    Atelectasis 73
    Bronchiectasis 74
    Empyema 76
    Chapter 5 Pathophysiology of Gastrointestinal
    Disorders............................................................ 79–109
    Introduction 79
    Gastritis 81
    Typhoid Fever 81
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease 82
    Intestinal Obstruction 84
    Ulcers 86
    Malabsorption 89
    Appendicitis 89
    Hernias 90
    Acute Pancreatitis 95
    Chronic Pancreatitis 97
    Liver Cirrhosis 97
    Cholelithiasis 98
    Cholecystitis 99
    Portal Hypertension 100
    Liver Abscess 103
    Hepatic Failure 104
    Hepatitis 105
    Understanding Pathophysiology of Diseases xvi
    Hemorrhoids 108
    Anal Fissures 109
    Anal Fistula 109
    Chapter 6 Pathophysiology of Renal System .................... 111–123
    Introduction 111
    Urinary Tract Infections 111
    Cystitis 112
    Glomerulonephritis 113
    Nephrotic Syndrome 114
    Renal Calculi 115
    Acute Renal Failure 117
    Chronic Renal Failure 119
    Urethral Stricture 120
    Benign Prostate Hyperplasia/Hypertrophy 121
    Prostatitis 122
    Chapter 7 Pathophysiology of Endocrine Disorders ........ 125–142
    Introduction 125
    Pituitary Disorders 127
    Cushing’s Syndrome 128
    Addison’s Syndrome 128
    Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone 130
    Hyperthyroidism 131
    Hypothyroidism 134
    Hyperparathyroidism 135
    Hypoparathyroidism 136
    Diabetes Mellitus 137
    Chapter 8 Pathophysiology of Nervous System Disorders .. 143–169
    Introduction 143
    Headache 144
    Head Injuries 145
    Contents xvii
    Spinal Injuries—Paraplegia, Hemiplegia 146
    Herniation of Intervertebral Disc 147
    Cerebral Aneurysm 149
    Meningitis 150
    Brain Abscess 151
    Encephalitis 152
    Neurocysticercosis 153
    Movement Disorders—Chorea 153
    Seizures and Epilepsies 154
    Cerebrovascular Disease 156
    Hemorrhagic Stroke 158
    Bell’s Palsy 159
    Trigeminal Neuralgia 159
    Peripheral Neuropathies 162
    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome 162
    Alzheimer’s Disease 163
    Parkinson’s Disease 165
    Guillain-Barré Syndrome 165
    Myasthenia Gravis 166
    Multiple Sclerosis 167
    Chapter 9 Pathophysiology of Musculoskeletal 
    Disorders.......................................................... 171–188
    Introduction 171
    Soft-tissue Injuries 172
    Fracture 173
    Osteomyelitis 175
    Osteoarthritis 176
    Rheumatoid Arthritis 178
    Osteoporosis 182
    Osteomalacia 183
    Paget’s Disease 185
    Understanding Pathophysiology of Diseases xviii
    Prolapse of Intervertebral Disc 186
    Pott’s Spine/Disease 187
    Chapter 10 Pathophysiology of Eye Disorders ................. 189–199
    Introduction 189
    Vision 189
    Refractive Errors 190
    Blepharitis 191
    Conjunctivitis 191
    Corneal Ulcer/Keratitis 193
    Cataract 194
    Glaucoma 196
    Retinal Detachment 198
    Chapter 11 Pathophysiology of Ear, Nose and 
    Throat Disorders.............................................. 201–213
    Ear 201
    Nose 201
    Throat 202
    Disorders of External Ear 203
    Disorders of Middle Ear 203
    Disorders of Internal Ear 206
    Upper Respiratory Tract Infections 208
    Tonsillitis 210
    Laryngitis 211
    Epistaxis 212
    Nasal Obstruction 212
    Laryngeal Obstruction 213
    Chapter 12 Pathophysiology of Integumentary
    System.............................................................. 215–224
    Introduction 215
    Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 216
    Acne Vulgaris 217
    Psoriasis 218
    Contents xix
    Malignant Melanoma 219
    Burns 220
    Burn Edema 222
    Chapter 13 Disorders of Female Reproductive
    System.............................................................. 225–232
    Introduction 225
    Menstrual Disorders 226
    Pelvic Inflammatory Disease 228
    Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome 228
    Uterine and Cervical Disorders 229
    Vaginal Disorders 231
    Mastitis 232
    Toxic Shock Syndrome 232
    Chapter 14 Disorders of Male Reproductive System........ 233–239
    Introduction 233
    Congenital Malformation 234
    Cryptorchidism 235
    Orchitis 235
    Epididymitis 236
    Phimosis 236
    Sexual Dysfunction 237
    Gynecomastia 238
    Male Menopause 239
    Chapter 15 Pathophysiology of Immune 
    System Disorders............................................. 241–245
    Introduction—Immune System 241
    Lymphatic System 241
    Types of Immunity 242
    Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immune 
    Deficiency Syndrome 243
    Anaphylaxis 245
    Understanding Pathophysiology of Diseases xx
    Chapter 16 Pathophysiology of Cancer............................. 247–256
    Introduction 247
    Cancer of the Eye 249
    Oral Cancer 249
    Laryngeal Cancer 249
    Breast Cancer 250
    Lung Cancer 250
    Gastric Cancer 251
    Colorectal Cancer 251
    Bladder Cancer 251
    Liver Cancer 252
    Prostate Cancer 253
    Cervical Cancer 254
    Ovarian Cancer 254
    Brain Tumor 255
    Chapter 17 Pathophysiology of Genetic Disorders.......... 257–265
    Introduction 257
    Single-gene Disorders 257
    Chromosomal Disorders 263
    Complex Disorders 265