Lange Pathophysiology of Disease: An Introduction to Clinical Medicine Eighth Edition Download
The book has proved useful as a text for both Pathophysiology and
Introduction to Clinical Medicine courses in medical schools, and it has been
popular in similar courses in nursing schools, physician assistants’ training
programs, and other allied health programs.
It is valuable to students early in
their medical school years by highlighting the clinical relevance of their basic
science courses, and in preparation for their USMLE Step 1 examinations.
Lange Pathophysiology of Disease: An Introduction to Clinical Medicine Eighth Edition
Then is also helpful to students engaged in their internal medicine and surgery. Each chapter ends with a collection of Case Studies. These clinical problems
give readers an opportunity to test their understanding of the pathophysiology of
each clinical entity discussed and to apply their knowledge to exemplar clinical
clerkships, and to house officers as an up-to-date summary of relevant physiology and a source of key references.
Practitioners (both general internists
and specialists who provide generalist care) will find it beneficial as a refresher
text, designed to update their knowledge of the mechanisms underlying 132
commonly encountered diseases and disorders. Nurses, nurse-practitioners,
physician assistants, and other allied health practitioners have found that its
concise format and broad scope facilitate their understanding of these basic