Pulmonary Physiology & Pathophysiology: An Integrated...

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Item#: 9780781767019
Edition 02
Author West, John B
Cover Paperback
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The Second Edition of Pulmonary Physiology and Pathophysiology presents normal and abnormal pulmonary function in the same case-based format that has made the first edition a favorite among students. Each chapter begins with a clinical case study of diseases typically seen by practitioners. Thecases are followed by a discussion and
eakdown of the physiology, pathophysiology, anatomy, pharmacology, and pathology for each disease, anda question-and-answer section. This edition has an infectious diseases chapter, updates on asthma pathogenesis and
onchodilators, and user-friendly features such as chapter openers, chapter outlines, "key points" summary boxes, and board-formatted questions and answers.

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The Second Edition ofPulmonary Physiology and Pathophysiologypresents normal and abnormal pulmonary function in the same case-based format that has made the first edition a favorite among students. Each chapter begins with a clinical case study of diseases typically seen by practitioners. The cases are followed by a discussion and
eakdown of the physiology, pathophysiology, anatomy, pharmacology, and pathology for each disease, and a question-and-answer section. This edition has an infectious diseases chapter, updates on asthma pathogenesis and
onchodilators, and user-friendly features such as chapter openers, chapter outlines, "key points" summary boxes, and board-formatted questions and answers.