Portable Pathophysiology is a full-color, comprehensive, carry-along, A-to-Z atlas that shows how more than 150 disorders can disrupt the human body's equilibrium. Covering every body system, the unique two-page format provides text and a physiologic changes chart on the left page and full-color Anatomical Chart Company art with callouts on the right page. Charts are used in the text to link the pathophysiology behind signs and symptoms for each disease. Some of the topics included are depictions of heart failure, valvular disease, ARDS, asthma, lung cancer, pressure ulcer, stroke, AIDS, rheumatoid arthritis, hypertension, and more.Pharmacokinetics After oral administration, benzodiazepines are absorbed rapidly and completely from the GI tract. ... When given I.M., chlordiazepoxide and diazepam are absorbed erratically and slowly; lorazepam is absorbed completely and rapidly. ... Pharmacodynamics Benzodiazepines may work by stimulating gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) receptors in the ascending reticular activating anbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2006-02-28|