Study Guidefor The Nature of Disease: Pathology for the Health Professions reinforces and consolidates the complex concepts presented in the companion text, and facilitates content mastery. Its comprehensive set of self-study tools follows the Learning Objective in the main text and includes the following:
u00b7 The Big Picture: Summarizes the fundamental background and overarching core concepts of the entire chapter.
u00b7 Complete the Paragraph/Complete the Table: Presents key terms in their context utilizing clarifying paragraphs and organized tables.
u00b7 Pathology as a Second Language: Presents vocabulary terms with their definitions in various formats including true/false and answer bank type questions.
u00b7 Mnemonic: Provides important memory aids for pathophysiology and health professions-oriented material.
u00b7 Remember This: Highlights essential points worth remembering.
u00b7 Test Yourself: Provides a wide variety of questions including multiple choice, true/false, matching, and short answer. These are directed at specific Learning Objectives to promote a rigorous understanding of the topics.
Each chapter also includes one or more Decision Trees , whichprovide practical algorithms for understanding the process of diagnostics and critical thinking for given topics in the health professions.
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