ISBN: 9780323084901
Page Count: 4
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $79.95

Pathophysiology Online for Understanding Pathophysiology (eCommerce Version), 5th Edition

by Sue E. Huether, RN, PhD and Kathryn L. McCance, RN, PhD
Online Course
ISBN: 9780323084901
Page Count: 4
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $79.95
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Pathophysiology Online for Understanding Pathophysiology, 5th Edition is a collection of 16 online modules developed by learning experts to help you better understand information about complex pathophysiology subjects such as immunology or the endocrine system. Designed to complement Huether's Understanding Pathophysiology, 5th Edition textbook, this unique online course offers various multimedia learning aids and engaging activities like case studies and critical thinking questions that make it fun and engaging to master material in your textbook.

Duration for access to this product is for the life of the edition.

    • Over 775 high-quality images illustrate difficult concepts and key clinical presentations of disease processes for all body systems.
    • Outlines for each module provide a complete overview of content to help you quickly and conveniently navigate through the course.
    • Objectives highlight the most important material for each module.
    • Further Exploration sections after every pre-test help you review content before moving ahead.
    • Guided reading assignments from the Huether Understanding Pathophysiology textbook make learning and review more effective by focusing reading on the most vital content.
    • Case studies develop your critical thinking skills and help you apply what you've learned to real-world situations.
    • Pre-tests for every module allow you to evaluate your knowledge of normal structure and function and help you assess areas for further study.
    • Module exams measure your progress after each completed module.
    • Over 200 engaging activities and exercises challenge you to think critically about key aspects of pathophysiology.
    • Over 120 unique high-level animations help you visualize complex pathophysiologic processes.
    • Structured discussion topics allow you to interact and collaborate with other students.
    • Immediate feedback for all activities ensures you learn the correct answers and identify areas for additional practice.
    • New animations and algorithms cover cancer, diastolic dysfunction, hepatitis, autoimmune thyroid disease, and more.
    1. Genetics and Genetic Diseases
    2. Altered Cellular and Tissue Biology
    3. Fluids and Electrolytes, Acids, and Bases
    4. Innate Defenses:  Inflammation
    5. Adaptive Immunity
    6. Hypersensitivities, Infection, and Immune Deficiencies
    7. Biology of Cancer and Tumor Spread
      1. Part I:  Biology of Cancer
      2. Part II:  Cancer Epidemiology, Clinical Manifestations, and Treatment

    8. Alterations of Neurologic Function
    9. Alterations of Hormonal Regulation
    10. Alterations of Hematologic Function
    11. Alterations of Cardiovascular Function
      1. Part I
      2. Part II

    12. Alterations of Pulmonary Function
    13. Alterations of Renal and Urinary Tract Infection
    14. Alterations of Reproductive Systems
    15. Alterations of Digestive Function
    16. Alterations in Musculoskeletal Function
  • Sue E. Huether, RN, PhD, Professor Emeritus, College of Nursing, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT and Kathryn L. McCance, RN, PhD, Professor, College of Nursing, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
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