Study Guide for Gould's Pathophysiology for the Health Professions,
Edition 7
By Karin C. VanMeter, PhD and Robert J. Hubert, BS

Publication Date: 07 Feb 2022

Reinforce your understanding of pathophysiology with a practical workbook! Corresponding to the chapters in Gould's Pathophysiology for the Health Professions, 7th Edition, this study guide uses a variety of exercises, activities, and review questions to help you master concepts relating to disorders and disease processes. It lets you practice skills and apply concepts to clinical practice. To make review easier, an answer key is included in the back of the book.

Key Features

  • Learning activities provide a variety of ways to assess your knowledge or identify areas for further study, including labeling exercises, matching exercises on important terminology, crossword puzzles, questions that apply knowledge to more complex situations, and compare/contrast completion charts.
  • Answer key for all of the activities is provided at the back of the book, providing immediate feedback.
  • The same authors as the Pathophysiology textbook — Karin VanMeter and Robert Hubert — ensure that content in the study guide is consistent and accurate.

New Features

  • NEW! Updated content and learning activities reflect the revisions in Gould’s Pathophysiology for the Health Professions, 7th Edition.
About the author
By Karin C. VanMeter, PhD, Lecturer, Iowa State University, Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Ames, Iowa and Robert J. Hubert, BS, Laboratory Coordinator, Iowa State University, Department of Animal Sciences, Ames, Iowa.
Table of Contents

Section I: Pathophysiology: Background and Overview
1. Introduction to Pathophysiology
2. Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Imbalances
3. Introduction to Basic Pharmacology and Other Common Therapies
4. Pain

Section II: Defense/Protective
5. Inflammation and Healing
6. Infection
7. Immunity

Section III: Pathophysiology of Body Systems
8. Skin Disorders
9. Musculoskeletal Disorders
10. Blood and the Circulatory System
11. Lymphatic System Disorders
12. Cardiovascular System Disorders
13. Respiratory System Disorders
14. Neurological Disorders
15. Eyes, Ears and Other Sensory Organs
16. Endocrine Disorders
17. Digestive System Disorders
18. Urinary System Disorders
19. Reproductive System Disorders
20. Neoplasms and Cancer

Section IV: Factors Contributing to Pathophysiology
21. Congenital and Genetic Disorders
22. Complications Due to Pregnancy
23. Complications Due to Adolescence
24. Complications Due to Aging

Section V: Environmental Factors and Pathophysiology
25. Immobility and Associated Problems
26. Stress and Associated Problems
27. Substance Abuse and Associated Problems
28. Environmental Hazards and Associated Problems

Book details
ISBN: 9780323792936
Page Count: 240
Illustrations : 60 illustrations
Retail Price : £37.99

Health profession students required to take a pathophysiology course