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Human Diseases, 3rd Edition

  • includes Studyware
  • Marianne Neighbors University of Arkansas
  • Ruth Tannehill-Jones
  • ISBN-10: 1435427513  |  ISBN-13: 9781435427518
  • 544 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2006, 2000
  • © 2010 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $131.50
  • Newer Edition Available
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Overview

Now in its third edition, this best selling full-color text is better than ever! Organized by body systems, this essential pathophysiology text is written specifically for allied health learners and as a reference for allied health professionals. This book is also ideal as a resource on basic diseases for anyone within the medical arena or lay community. It is designed to make difficult pathophysiology concepts easier to understand by using consistent organization, and includes pronunciations, boxed features, and full-color illustrations and photos. Chapters progress through a basic review of anatomy and physiology before introducing the most common diseases. Common diseases and disorders are presented consistently through description, etiology, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention headings.

Features and Benefits

  • HIGHLIGHTS: All New Glimpse of the Future feature content focuses on new procedures, medicines, or therapies that are presently being tested for usefulness in medical regimens.
  • ENHANCEMENTS: All New Complimentary and Alternative Therapy feature content highlights information about treatments or special therapies that have research-based evidence of success. This and the other boxed features are designed to enhance the reader's learning experience.
  • ILLUSTRATIONS: Detailed full-color illustrations and photographs clearly depict body systems and diseases.
  • TECHNOLOGY: For the instructor, an Instructor Resource CD-ROM is available with a Computerized Testbank, Instructor's Manual and Instructor Slides created in PowerPoint.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction To Human Diseases.
2. Mechanisms Of Disease.
3. Neoplasms.
4. Inflammation And Infection.
Unit II Common Diseases And Disorders Of Body Systems.
5. Immune System Diseases And Disorders.
6. Musculoskeletal System Diseases And Disorders.
7. Blood And Blood-Forming Organs Diseases And Disorders.
8. Cardiovascular System Diseases And Disorders.
9. Respiratory System Diseases And Disorders.
10. Lymphatic System Diseases And Disorders.
11. Digestive System Diseases And Disorders.
12. Liver, Gallbladder, and Pancreatic Diseases and Disorders
13. Urinary System Diseases And Disorders.
14. Endocrine System Diseases And Disorders.
15. Nervous System Diseases And Disorders.
16. Eye And Ear Diseases And Disorders.
17. Reproductive System Diseases And Disorders.
18. Integumentary System Diseases And Disorders.
Unit III Genetic/Developmental, Childhood, And Mental Health Diseases And Disorders.
19. Genetic And Developmental Diseases And Disorders.
20. Childhood Diseases And Disorders.
21. Mental Health Diseases And Disorders.

What's New

  • All New Complimentary and Alternative Therapy feature content highlights information about treatments or special therapies that have research-based evidence of success.
  • All New Glimpse of the Future feature content focuses on new procedures, medicines, or therapies that are presently being tested for usefulness in medical regimens.
  • Additional Healthy Highlights include tips for health promotion and disease prevention.
  • Additional case studies present real-life scenarios that may occur in health care situations.
  • Accompanying interactive CD-ROM encourages mastery of content through quizzes with immediate feedback, activities, case studies, and animations.

Learning Resource Bundles

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Bundle: Text + Workbook + WebTutor™ Advantage on WebCT™ Printed Access Card

ISBN-10: 1111197768  | ISBN-13: 9781111197766

List Price = $254.95  | CengageBrain Price = $254.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $191.50

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  • Human Diseases
    List Price = $174.95  | CengageBrain Price = $174.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $131.50
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  • Workbook
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ISBN-10:  1111079749 | ISBN-13:  9781111079741

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  • Workbook
    List Price = $68.95  | CengageBrain Price = $68.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $52.00


Supplements

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Instructor Supplements

Electronic Classroom Manager  (ISBN-10: 1435427521 | ISBN-13: 9781435427525)

The instructor's Manual serves as an instructional resource and provides teaching tips or guidelines, essay questions, answers to review and test questions, key objectives, glossary, appendices and exercises for content reinforcement, and textbook and workbook answer keys.

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Bundle: Text + Workbook + WebTutor™ Advantage on WebCT™ Printed Access Card  (ISBN-10: 1111197768 | ISBN-13: 9781111197766)

Now in its third edition, this best selling full-color text is better than ever! Organized by body systems, this essential pathophysiology text is written specifically for allied health learners and as a reference for allied health professionals. This book is also ideal as a resource on basic diseases for anyone within the medical arena or lay community. It is designed to make difficult pathophysiology concepts easier to understand by using consistent organization, and includes pronunciations, boxed features, and full-color illustrations and photos. Chapters progress through a basic review of anatomy and physiology before introducing the most common diseases. Common diseases and disorders are presented consistently through description, etiology, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention headings.

List Price = $254.95  | CengageBrain Price = $254.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $191.50

Student Supplements

Human Diseases (Book Only)  (ISBN-10: 1111320020 | ISBN-13: 9781111320027)

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WebTutor™ Advantage on WebCT™ Printed Access Card  (ISBN-10: 1435427556 | ISBN-13: 9781435427556)

Designed to accompany specific Delmar Cengage Learning textbooks, WebTUTOR™ is an eLearning software solution that turns everyone in your classroom or training center into a front-row learner. Blackboard and WebCT components are offered across all of our disciplines. Each Webtutor may include chapter learning objectives, online course preparation, study sheets, glossary flashcards, discussion topics, web links, and an online forum to exchange notes and questions. In addition online chapter quizzes are provided in various formats including, matching exercises, true-false questions, short-answer, and multiple-choice questions with immediate feedback for correct and incorrect answers. Multiple-choice questions also include rationales for right and wrong choices. Whether you want to Web-enhance your class, or offer an entire course online, WebTUTOR™ allows you to focus on what you do best, Teaching. The WebTUTOR Advantage will include: Advance Preparation. Chapter Objectives. FAQs. Animations. (NEW) Case Study. STUDYWARE™ INTERACTIVE GAMES. Multiple Choice Quiz with feedback. Matching Quiz. True/False Quiz with feedback. Discussion Topics. Flashcards (Glossary). Web Links. A 50-question Mid-Term Exam. A 100-question Final Exam. CTB. Textbook Answer Key. Workbook Answer key.

List Price = $39.00  | CengageBrain Price = $39.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $29.25

Workbook  (ISBN-10: 143542753X | ISBN-13: 9781435427532)

The student workbook is design to help the user retain key chapter content. Included within this resource are matching; completion; short answer; true/false; defining terms, abbreviations, and diagnostic tests; condition tables, and case studies.

List Price = $68.95  | CengageBrain Price = $68.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $52.00

WebTutor™ Advantage on Angel Printed Access Card  (ISBN-10: 1111317291 | ISBN-13: 9781111317294)

List Price = $44.00  | CengageBrain Price = $44.00  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $33.00

Bundle: Text + Workbook + WebTutor™ Advantage on WebCT™ Printed Access Card  (ISBN-10: 1111197768 | ISBN-13: 9781111197766)

Now in its third edition, this best selling full-color text is better than ever! Organized by body systems, this essential pathophysiology text is written specifically for allied health learners and as a reference for allied health professionals. This book is also ideal as a resource on basic diseases for anyone within the medical arena or lay community. It is designed to make difficult pathophysiology concepts easier to understand by using consistent organization, and includes pronunciations, boxed features, and full-color illustrations and photos. Chapters progress through a basic review of anatomy and physiology before introducing the most common diseases. Common diseases and disorders are presented consistently through description, etiology, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prevention headings.

List Price = $254.95  | CengageBrain Price = $254.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $191.50

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Marianne Neighbors

Dr. Neighbors is Professor Emeritus at the University of Arkansas, Eleanor Mann School of Nursing in Fayetteville.

Ruth Tannehill-Jones

Retired after 28 years in staff nursing, nursing education, and hospital administration, Ms. Tannehill-Jones served most recently as Vice President, Patient Care Services for Mercy Health System NWA, St. Mary’s Hospital.