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Cardiopulmonary Anatomy & Physiology : Essentials for Respiratory Care -With CD

Cardiopulmonary Anatomy & Physiology : Essentials for Respiratory Care -With CD - 5th edition

Cardiopulmonary Anatomy & Physiology : Essentials for Respiratory Care -With CD - 5th edition

ISBN13: 9781418042783

ISBN10: 1418042781

Cardiopulmonary Anatomy & Physiology : Essentials for Respiratory Care -With CD by Terry Des Jardins - ISBN 9781418042783
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 5TH 08
Copyright: 2008
Publisher: Delmar Learning
Published: 2008
International: No
Cardiopulmonary Anatomy & Physiology : Essentials for Respiratory Care -With CD by Terry Des Jardins - ISBN 9781418042783

ISBN13: 9781418042783

ISBN10: 1418042781

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 5TH 08

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Summary

This innovative, best-selling book provides the most complete and accurate information about the structure and function of the respiratory system, essential for respiratory care. Written in an organized, interesting, and visual manner, this book presents concepts germane to the respiratory therapist in full color, with many new anatomical illustrations and graphs to facilitate learning.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

SECTION I: THE CARDIOPULMONARY SYSTEM. The Anatomy and Physiology of the Respiratory System. Ventilation. The Diffusion of Pulmonary Gases. Pulmonary Function Measurements. The Anatomy and Physiology of the Circulatory System. Oxygen Transport. Carbon Dioxide Transport and Acid-Base Balance. Ventilation-Perfusion Relationships. Control of Ventilation. Fetal Development and the Cardiopulmonary System. Aging and The Cardiopulmonary System.


SECTION II: ADVANCED CARDIOPULMONARY ESSENTIALS. Electrophysiology of the Heart and Its Application to Electrocardiography (ECG). ECG Recording, Wave Forms, and Measurements. Common Cardiac Arrhythmias. Hemodynamic Monitoring. Renal Failure and Its Effects on the Cardiopulmonary System.


SECTION III: THE CARDIOPULMONARY SYSTEM DURING UNUSUAL ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS. Sleep Physiology and its relation to the Cardiopulmonary System Exercise and Its Effects on the Cardiopulmonary System. High Altitude and Its Effects on the Cardiopulmonary System. High-Pressure Environmentals and Their Effects on the Cardiopulmonary System.

APPENDICES I: Symbols and Abbreviations Commonly Used in Respiratory Physiology.

APPENDICES II: Units of Measurement.

APPENDICES III: Poiseuille's Law.

APPENDICES IV: Dubois Body Surface Chart.

APPENDICES V: Cardiopulmonary Profile.

APPENDICES VI: PCO2/HCO3-/pH Nomogram.

APPENDICES VII: Answers to Self-Assessment Questions.

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