achievements achievements activity activity activity-online activity-online add-circle add-circle add-users add-users alarm-clock alarm-clock alert-circle alert-circle alert-drug alert-drug alert-page-not-found alert-page-not-found alert-qsen alert-qsen alert-safety alert-safety alert-tornado alert-tornado alert-triangle alert-triangle alert-unexpected-error alert-unexpected-error alert-unsupported-browser alert-unsupported-browser alerts alerts arrow-right arrow-right arrow-stat-up arrow-stat-up assessment-activity assessment-activity assignments assignments blueprint blueprint bookmarkoff bookmarkoff bookmarkon bookmarkon calculator calculator calendar calendar calendar-empty calendar-empty calendar-not-available calendar-not-available card-collapse card-collapse card-expand card-expand case-study case-study checkmark checkmark chevron-down chevron-down chevron-left chevron-left chevron-right chevron-right chevron-up chevron-up circle circle clipboard-check clipboard-check clock clock close close coffee coffee-not-available collapse collapse cycle-question cycle-question cycle-square cycle-square discussion discussion document-check document-check document-csv document-csv document-new document-new document-not-available document-not-available download download drag-handle drag-handle ebook-reading ebook-reading edit edit ellipsis ellipsis email email enlarge enlarge espresso espresso exam exam expand expand export export eye-not-visible eye-not-visible eye-visible eye-visible feedback-excited feedback-excited feedback-happy feedback-happy feedback-meh feedback-meh feedback-sad feedback-sad filter filter finger-point-up finger-point-up flag flag flip-tile flip-tile folder folder folder-solid folder-solid gear gear globe globe hand hand help-hollow help-hollow help-solid help-solid home home information-hollow information-hollow information-solid information-solid lab-skills lab-skills lesson lesson lightbulb lightbulb link link list list lock lock menu menu minus minus nav collapse nav-collapse nav expand nav-expand new-window new-window note note open-folder open-folder page page pause-hollow pause-hollow pause-solid pause-solid performance performance performance-not-available performance-not-available person person pin pin play-hollow play-hollow play-solid play-solid plus plus ppt ppt rationale rationale redo redo reduce reduce rotate rotate ruler ruler ruler-rotate ruler-rotate schedule schedule search search simulation-nursing simulation-nursing skills-checklist skills-checklist sorting-down sorting-down sorting-up2 sorting-up2 speaker speaker spinner spinner standard standard study study suitcase suitcase syllabus syllabus thumbs-down thumbs-down thumbs-up thumbs-up timer timer trash trash undo undo unlock unlock upload upload user user users users
lms folder add youtube facebook instagram google-plus link linkedin twitter
cover image - Huether and McCance's Understanding Pathophysiology, Canadian Edition,2nd Edition
ISBN: 9780323778848
Page Count: 1152
Imprint: Saunders Canada
List Price: $114.99

Huether and McCance's Understanding Pathophysiology, Canadian Edition, 2nd Edition

by Kelly Power-Kean, RN, BN, MHS, NP, Stephanie Zettel, MN, BN, B.Sc (Honours), Mohamed Toufic El-Hussein, RN, BSN, MSN, PHD, Sue E. Huether, MS, PhD and Kathryn L. McCance, MS, PhD

Paperback

cover image - Huether and McCance's Understanding Pathophysiology, Canadian Edition,2nd Edition
ISBN: 9780323778848
Page Count: 1152
Imprint: Saunders Canada
List Price: $114.99
Was $114.99

Now $109.24

Free Shipping!
In Stock

Prepare for Canadian nursing practice with a solid understanding of pathophysiology and disease! Huether and McCance's Understanding Pathophysiology, 2nd Canadian Edition covers the basic concepts of pathophysiology and disease processes from a Canadian perspective. Clear descriptions and vibrant illustrations make it easier to understand body systems and the mechanisms of disease, and online resources bring pathophysiology concepts to life. Developed for Canadian nursing students by educators Kelly Power-Kean, Stephanie Zettel, and Mohamed Toufic El-Hussein, this text prepares students for success on the Next Generation NCLEX®, CPNRE®, and REx-PN and also in clinical practice.

    • Introduction to Pathophysiology provides an entrance to the science of pathophysiology and explains why it is important.
    • Lifespan coverage includes nine separate chapters on developmental alterations in pathophysiology and special sections with aging and pediatrics content.
    • Canadian drug and treatment guidelines familiarize you with aspects of clinical practice you will encounter.
    • Coverage of diseases includes their pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, and evaluation and treatment.
    • Canadian lab values provide the core fundamental information required for practice in Canada.
    • Canadian morbidity statistics provide you with the Canadian context in which you will be practising.
    • Algorithms and flowcharts of diseases and disorders make it easy to follow the sequential progression of disease processes.
    • Health Promotion boxes emphasize evidence-based care and align with the Canadian curriculum.
    • Risk Factors boxes highlight important safety considerations associated with specific diseases.
    • Quick Check boxes test your understanding of important chapter concepts.
    • End-of-chapter Did You Understand? summaries make it easy to review the chapter’s major concepts.
    • Key Terms are set in blue, boldface type and listed at the end of each chapter
    • Glossary of approximately 1,000 terms is included on the Evolve website with definitions of important terminology.
    • NEW! Updated content reflects current Canadian pathophysiology literature and evidence including incidence/prevalence, cultural variations, Canadian research and statistics, Canadian guidelines and standards, and Indigenous health.
    • NEW! Easy-to-read writing style helps you understand and learn complex content.
    • NEW! Case studies in each of the Alterations chapters provide the opportunity to use critical reasoning and clinical judgement to "pull it all together" and demonstrate application of knowledge.
    • NEW! Comorbidities boxes in selected chapters link pathophysiology to pharmacology.
    • NEW! Appendix of normal laboratory values in SI units is included for quick reference.
    • NEW! More than 30 new 3-D animations are included on the Evolve website, bringing difficult concepts and disease processes to life.
    • NEW! Test-preparation tools help you succeed on the Next Generation NCLEX®, CPNRE®, and REx-PN — both in the text and on Evolve!
  • PART ONE: BASIC CONCEPTS OF PATHOPHYSIOLOGY

    Unit 1: The Cell

    1. Cellular Biology

    2. Genes and Genetic Diseases

    3. Epigenetics and Disease

    4. Altered Cellular and Tissue Biology

    5. Fluids and Electrolytes, Acids and Bases

    Unit 2: Mechanisms of Self-Defense

    6. Innate Immunity: Inflammation and Wound Healing

    7. Adaptive Immunity

    8. Infection and Defects in Mechanisms of Defense

    9. Stress and Disease

    Unit 3: Cellular Proliferation: Cancer

    10. Biology of Cancer

    11. Cancer Epidemiology

    12. Cancer in Children and Adolescents

    PART TWO: BODY SYSTEMS AND DISEASES

    Unit 4: The Neurologic System

    13. Structure and Function of the Neurologic System

    14. Pain, Temperature, Sleep, and Sensory Function

    15. Alterations in Cognitive Systems, Cerebral Hemodynamics and Motor Function

    16. Disorders of the Central and Peripheral Nervous Systems and Neuromuscular Junction

    17. Alterations of Neurologic Function in Children

    Unit 5: The Endocrine System

    18. Mechanisms of Hormonal Regulation

    19. Alterations of Hormonal Regulation

    Unit 6: The Hematologic System

    20. Structure and Function of the Hematologic System

    21. Alterations in Hematologic Function

    22. Alterations of Hematologic Function in Children

    Unit 7: The Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems

    23. Structure and Function of the Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems

    24. Alterations of Cardiovascular Function

    25. Alterations of Cardiovascular Function in Children

    Unit 8: The Pulmonary System

    26. Structure and Function of the Pulmonary System

    27. Alterations of Pulmonary Function

    28. Alterations of Pulmonary Function in Children

    Unit 9: The Renal and Urologic Systems

    29. Structure and Function of the Renal and Urologic Systems

    30. Alterations of Renal and Urinary Tract Function

    31. Alterations of Renal and Urinary Tract Function in Children

    Unit 10: The Reproductive Systems

    32. Structure and Function of the Reproductive Systems

    33. Alterations of the Female Reproductive System

    34. Alterations of the Male Reproductive System

    Unit 11: The Digestive System

    35. Structure and Function of the Digestive System

    36. Alterations of Digestive Function

    37. Alterations in Digestive Function in Children

    Unit 12: The Musculoskeletal and Integumentary Systems

    38. Structure and Function of the Musculoskeletal System

    39. Alterations of Musculoskeletal Function

    40. Alterations of Musculoskeletal Function in Children

    41. Structure, Function, and Disorders of the Integument

    42. Alterations of the Integument in Children

    NEW! 43. Co-morbidity and Multi-morbidities (title and placement TBD)

    Appendix:

    NEW! Normal Laboratory Values

    Index

  • Kelly Power-Kean, RN, BN, MHS, NP, Faculty, Centre for Nursing Studies, Eastern Health, St. John’s, NL, Professional Associate, Memorial University, St. John’s, NL, Stephanie Zettel, MN, BN, B.Sc (Honours), Faculty. School of Nursing & Midwifery, Mount Royal University, Calgary, AB, Mohamed Toufic El-Hussein, RN, BSN, MSN, PHD, Associate Professor, School of Nursing & Midwifery, Mount Royal University, Calgary, AB, Sue E. Huether, MS, PhD, Professor Emeritus, College of Nursing, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT and Kathryn L. McCance, MS, PhD, Professor, College of Nursing, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
Was $114.99

Now $109.24

Free Shipping!
In Stock