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Study, Eat, Sleep, Repeat

It is obvious just how time consuming grad school is considering I haven’t posted since I started my classes almost two weeks ago. Even though it is time consuming, I absolutely love everything I am learning about and the people I am learning with. 486 more words

Pathophysiology: The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children, 7e, Elsevier 2014

Well-known for its authoritative and comprehensive coverage, complete treatment of pediatric pathophysiology, and the most extensive illustration program in its field, this textbook features expert content on everything from the general principles of pathophysiology to detailed discussions of genetics and specific diseases. 51 more words


The link between GERD and asthma

What is the evidence on the link between gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and asthma, and cough due to GERD?

Microaspiration of the gastroesophageal refluxate into the airways is an important mechanism of airway symptomatology (cough, wheeze) secondary to GER.  116 more words

Medical Physiology

Handbook of Pathophysiology, 4e, Lippincot 2011

This pathophysiology handbook is ideally suited for easy reference in the classroom or clinical environment. The book presents a summary of physiology concepts for each body system, followed by an overview of important pathophysiology concepts related to ‘alterations’ in that body system. 33 more words