Medical Physiology, 3rd revised edition
- Walter F. Boron, Emile L. Boulpaep
For a comprehensive understanding of human physiology - from molecules to systems -turn to the latest edition of Medical Physiology. This updated textbook is known for its unparalleled depth of information, equipping students with a solid foundation for a future in medicine and healthcare, and providing clinical and research professionals with a reliable go-to reference. Complex concepts are presented in a clear, concise, and logically organized format to further facilitate understanding and retention.Clear, didactic illustrations visually present processes in a clear, concise manner that is easy to understand.Intuitive organization and consistent writing style facilitates navigation and comprehension.Takes a strong molecular and cellular approach that relates these concepts to human physiology and disease.Student Consult eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience includes access -- on a variety of devices -- to the complete text with thorough hyperlinking, images, 10 animations, and copious linkout notes prepared by the Editors.An increased number of clinical correlations provides a better understanding of the practical applications of physiology in medicine.Highlights new breakthroughs in molecular and cellular processes, such as the role of epigenetics, necroptosis, and ion channels in physiologic processes, to give insights into human development, growth, and disease.Several new authors offer fresh perspectives in many key sections of the text, and meticulous editing makes this multi-authored resource read with one unified voice. Your purchase entitles you to access the web site until the next edition is published, or until the current edition is no longer offered for sale by Elsevier, whichever occurs first. If the next edition is published less than one year after your purchase, you will be entitled to online access for one year from your date of purchase. Elsevier reserves the right to offer a suitable replacement product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based electronic version) should online access to the web site be discontinued.
I Introduction Chapter 1 Foundations of Physiology II Physiology of Cells and Molecules Chapter 2 Functional Organization of the Cell Chapter 3 Signal Transduction Chapter 4 Regulation of Gene Expression Chapter 5 Transport of Solutes and Water Chapter 6 Electrophysiology of the Cell Membrane Chapter 7 Electrical Excitability and Action Potentials Chapter 8 Synaptic Transmission and the Neuromuscular Junction Chapter 9 Cellular Physiology of Skeletal, Cardiac, and Smooth Muscle III The Nervous System Chapter 10 Organization of the Nervous System Chapter 11 The Neuronal Microenvironment Chapter 12 Physiology of Neurons Chapter 13 Synaptic Transmission in the Nervous System Chapter 14 The Autonomic Nervous System Chapter 15 Sensory Transduction Chapter 16 Circuits of the Central Nervous System IV The Cardiovascular System Chapter 17 Organization of the Cardiovascular System Chapter 18 Blood Chapter 19 Arteries and Veins Chapter 20 The Microcirculation Chapter 21 Cardiac Electrophysiology and the Electrocardiogram Chapter 22 The Heart As a Pump Chapter 23 Regulation of Arterial Pressure and Cardiac Output Chapter 24 Special Circulations Chapter 25 Integrated Control of the Cardiovascular System V The Respiratory System Chapter 26 Organization of the Respiratory System Chapter 27 Mechanics of Ventilation Chapter 28 Acid-Base Physiology Chapter 29 Transport of Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide In the Blood Chapter 30 Gas Exchange in the Lung Chapter 31 Ventilation and Perfusion of the Lungs Chapter 32 Control of Ventilation VI The Urinary System Chapter 33 Organization of the Urinary System Chapter 34 Glomerular Filtration and Renal Blood Flow Chapter 35 Transport of Sodium and Chloride Chapter 36 Transport of Urea, Glucose, Phosphate, Calcium, Magnesium, and Organic Solutes Chapter 37 Transport of Potassium Chapter 38 Urine Concentration and Dilution Chapter 39 Transport of Acids and Bases Chapter 40 Integration of Salt and Water Balance VII The Gastrointestinal System Chapter 41 Organization of the Gastrointestinal System Chapter 42 Gastric Function Chapter 43 Pancreatic and Salivary Glands Chapter 44 Intestinal Fluid and Electrolyte Movement Chapter 45 Nutrient Digestion and Absorption Chapter 46 Hepatobiliary Function VIII The Endocrine System Chapter 47 Organization of Endocrine Control Chapter 48 Endocrine Regulation of Growth and Body Mass Chapter 49 The Thyroid Gland Chapter 50 The Adrenal Gland Chapter 51 The Endocrine Pancreas Chapter 52 The Parathyroid Glands and Vitamin D IX The Reproductive System Chapter 53 Sexual Differentiation Chapter 54 The Male Reproductive System Chapter 55 The Female Reproductive System Chapter 56 Fertilization, Pregnancy, and Lactation Chapter 57 Fetal and Neonatal Physiology X Physiology of Cells and Molecules Chapter 58 Metabolism Chapter 59 Regulation of Body Temperature Chapter 60 Exercise Physiology and Sports Science Chapter 61 Environmental Physiology Chapter 62 The Physiology of Aging
|Verschijningsdatum||5 mei 2016|
|Auteur(s)||Walter F. Boron, Emile L. Boulpaep|