Publisher description for Pathophysiology of heart disease : a collaborative project of medical students and faculty / editor Leonard S. Lilly.

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Revised and updated for its Fifth Edition, Pathophysiology of Heart Disease_delivers a concise, easy-to-understand introduction to cardiovascular diseases. This best-selling text is written by internationally recognized Harvard Medical School faculty and select medical students and specifically designed to meet the needs of medical students during their initial encounters with patients with heart disease. This edition has improved consistency of coverage and level of detail and enhanced illustrations.

A companion website on thePoint will include the fully searchable text and audio heart sounds, plus an image bank for faculty.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Heart -- Pathophysiology.
Heart Diseases -- physiopathology.