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Crowley's An Introduction to Human Disease, Tenth Edition

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    ISBN: 9781284050233
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    Tenth Edition
    ISBN: 9781284050233

Emily Reisner & Howard Reisner

Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools

Updated and reorganized to provide a more accessible, student-friendly experience, Crowley's An Introduction to Human Disease, Tenth Edition provides readers with a clear, well-illustrated explanation of the structural and functional changes associated with disease, the clinical manifestations of disease, and how to determine treatment. The first chapters of the text discuss general concepts and diseases affecting the body as a whole. Later chapters consider the various organ systems and their diseases. The Tenth Edition boasts a wealth of new disease photos, new and expanded case studies and a robust student and instructor ancillary package.

New and Key Features of the Tenth Edition:
  • NEW! - Now includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access with complete eBook, Animations, Case Studies, Lecture Slides in PowerPoint format, and more
  • NEW! - Includes new and updated case studies throughout that reinforce difficult concepts
  • NEW! - New art and photos of diseases
  • EXPANDED! - Includes deeper coverage of pathophysiology and manifestation of diseases throughout the text
  • EXPANDED! - Provides new information on inflammation and repair, a core concept which can be challenging for students

Table of Contents:
Chapter  1  General Concepts of Disease: Principles of Diagnosis
Chapter  2  Cells and Tissues: Their Structure and Function in Health and Disease
Chapter  3  Chromosomes, Genes and Cell Division
Chapter  4  Congenital and Hereditary Diseases
Chapter  5  Inflammation and Repair
Chapter  6  Immunity, Hypersensitivity, Allergy and Autoimmune Diseases
Chapter  7  Neoplastic Disease
Chapter  8  Pathogenic Microorganisms
Chapter  9  Parasitic Diseases
Chapter  10  Communicable Disease Control and Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Chapter  11  The Cardiovascular System
Chapter  12  Diseases of Blood Circulation
Chapter  13  The Hematopoietic and Lymphatic Systems
Chapter  14  Abnormalities of Blood Coagulation
Chapter  15  The Respiratory System
Chapter  16  The Breast
Chapter  17  The Female Reproductive System
Chapter  18  Prenatal Development and Conditions Associated with Pregnancy
Chapter  19  Acid/Base Balance and the Urinary System
Chapter  20  The Male Reproductive System
Chapter  21  The Liver and the Biliary System
Chapter  22  The Pancreas and Diabetes Mellitus
Chapter  23  The Gastrointestinal Tract
Chapter  24  The Endocrine Glands
Chapter  25  The Nervous System
Chapter  26  The Musculoskeletal System

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