A Case Oriented Approach Towards Biochemistry

by Namrata Chhabra, Sahil Chhabra, Sahiba Kukreja

The book A Case Oriented Approach towards Biochemistry provides complete background knowledge of a disease process and at the same time, there is an excellent and updated correlation of the clinical database with the basic fundamental facts. It provides a platform for an acquisition of knowledge of biochemistry through a case-oriented approach. Understanding of biochemistry concepts must be strong as it is encroaching in every area from pathophysiology to the investigations and treatment rationale. The case studies given in this book are structured in such a way that it takes into an investigating atmosphere connecting from panel-to-panel and establishing links between the symptoms and the underlying disease. It covers all the diseases or disorders caused by synthesis or degradation of carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, amino acids, nucleotide, oxygen, heme, hormones, hemoglobinopathies, water and electrolyte (balance or imbalance) and so on. All the case studies are covered with a through history, clinical manifestations, laboratory findings, physiological and biochemical deviations which may help to frame a diagnosis and plan a suitable treatment.


Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Chhabra Namrata
SSR Medical College, University of Mauritius
2. Chhabra Sahil
University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, United States of America
3. Kukreja Sahiba Sri Guru Ram Das University of Health Sciences
ISBN 9789350901885
Speciality Biochemistry
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/11742
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2013
Pages 696
Book Type Textbook


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