Advanced Patho Resources to read Assignment questionLearning ResourcesNote:To access this week’s required library resources, please click on the link to the Course Readings List, found in theCourse Materialssection of your Syllabus.Required ReadingsHuether, S. E., & McCance, K. L. (2017).Understanding pathophysiology(6th ed.). St. Louis, MO: Mosby. Chapter 26, “Structure and Function of the Pulmonary System”This chapter provides information relating to the structure and function of the pulmonary system to illustrate normal pulmonary function. It focuses on gas transport to build the foundation for examining alterations of pulmonary function. Chapter 27, “Alterations of Pulmonary Function”This chapter examines clinical manifestations of pulmonary alterations and disorders of the chest wall and pleura. It covers the pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, evaluation, and treatment of obstructive lung diseases such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), chronic bronchitis, and emphysema. Chapter 28, “Alterations of Pulmonary Function in Children”This chapter focuses on alterations of pulmonary function that affect children. These alterations include disorders of the upper and lower airways.Hammer, G. D., & McPhee, S. J. (2019). Pathophysiology of disease: An introduction to clinical medicine (8th ed.). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill Education. Chapter 9, “Pulmonary Disease”This chapter begins with an overview of normal structure and function of the lungs to provide a foundation for examining various lung diseases such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).Required MediaLaureate Education, Inc. (Executive Producer). (2012e).Mid-course review. Baltimore, MD: Author.This media is an interactive mid-course review covering course content.Review the animations, case studies, and review questions on the evolve textbook support link. ResourcesAmerican Lung Association. (2012). Retrieved from

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