Pathophysiology: The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children


Authors: Kathryn L. McCance MS PhD, Sue E. Huether MS PhD 


With easy-to-read, in-depth descriptions of disease, disease etiology, and disease processes, this guidebook helps NPs understand complex pathophysiology concepts. 


Key features: 

  • More than 1,300 full-color illustrations and photographs to identify normal and abnormal physiology and anatomy 
  • Algorithms and flowcharts of disorders to visually observe the progression of disease 
  • Chapters focused on obesity and nutritional disorders 
  • ‘Emerging Science’ boxes highlighting current research and clinical developments 


ISBN: 978-0323789875. 9th Edition. Published by Mosby.