ACU

Semester 1, 2017


PATHOPHYSIOLOGY SEM 1 (12 WEEKS)

122 pages

33,000 words

$34.00

Description

A thorough summary of the lectures, with additional researched information, with specific information on respiratory and cardiovascular systems.
Topics include
- The body’s response to stress/injury
- Selected pathologies of the musculoskeletal system
- Advanced anatomy and physiology of the lungs, airway and diaphragm
- Pathology of the airways
- Advanced anatomy and physiology of the cardiovascular system
- Pathology of the vascular system, atherosclerosis, aneurysm, obstruction
- Medications for the management of cardiovascular and respiratory disease
- Investigations and case studies relevant to physiotherapy clinical practice
- Pathology of the endocrine system, diabetes, Cushing’s syndrome, Addison’s disease
- Electrophysical agents in physiotherapy practice

Author

Bronte

Campus

ACU, North Sydney (MacKillop)

Member since

September 2018