Publisher description for Cardiopulmonary anatomy & physiology : essentials for respiratory care / Terry Des Jardins.

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This innovative, best-selling book provides the most complete and accurate information about the structure and function of the respiratory system. The relevance to respiratory care practice clearly sets this resource apart, with clinical scenarios to challenge your application of principles and formulas as well as numerous illustrations of common pathological conditions such as cystic fibrosis, chronic bronchitis, and asthma.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Cardiopulmonary system -- Physiology.
Cardiopulmonary system -- Anatomy.
Respiratory therapy.
Respiratory Physiology.
Respiratory System -- anatomy & histology.
Cardiovascular Physiology.
Cardiovascular System -- anatomy & histology.