Summary: This is the 8th edition of the comprehensive and well-respected text and reference of pathophysiology. As a nurse-physiologist, Carol Porth uniquely emphasizes "concepts" of altered health states, as opposed to factual descriptions of diseases and disorders. By taking this physiologic approach, the author ensures a comprehension of the whole of body function. By integrating all of the aspects of the human body into a total functional whole, the student can ...show moregrasp both the physical and psychological aspects of altered health. ...show lessEdition/Copyright: 8TH 09
40 more offers below.