Introduction to Human Disease, An: Pathology and Pathophysiology Correlations

Introduction to Human Disease, An: Pathology and Pathophysiology Correlations
10th Ed.
2017 © Jones & Bartlett Learning
Emily G. Reisner, PhD; Howard M. Reisner, PhD
ISBN-10: 1-2840-5023-8 / ISBN-13: 978-1-2840-5023-3
Pathology, Basic Sciences, Nursing


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.

Main Updates

  • • Extensively updated and rewritten, this edition provides modern and comprehensive look at all aspects of human disease
  • • Includes new and updated case studies throughout that reinforce difficult concepts
  • • New art and photos of diseases
  • • Includes deeper coverage of pathophysiology and manifestation of diseases throughout the text
  • • Provides new information on inflammation and repair, a core concept which can be challenging for students

Quotes, Reviews or Testimonials

"Medicine is always advancing and new editions of medical books are necessary. Dr. Crowley accomplished this well with this update."

-- Deborah Luttermoser, AAS, RRT, RCP (William Beaumont Hospitals) - Doody's Review - previous edition


Ideal for Pathology, Pathophysiology, or Human Disease courses and specifically designed for students in the allied health and nursing fields.

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