Understandingpathophysiology is the first step toward clinical medicine. Thisbook presents the most important mechanisms of how diseasedevelops in nearly 200 vivid color plates accompanied by clear text.Every double page, with text on the left and pictures on the right,gives a rapid and complete overview of its topic.The contentsare organized systematically and a color-coded thumb index makes iteasy to navigate through the book. Where necessary for clarity, thebasics of physiology are explained again.Numerous clinicalreferences illustrate the links between theory and practice. The pocketatlas has been fully revised and updated for the third edition. It nowincludes detailed information about malaria, energy metabolism, eatingdisorders, and obesity. Color Atlas of Pathophysiology is the ideal supplement to Color Atlas of Physiology!