Princeton University Library Catalog

Netter's essential physiology / Susan E. Mulroney, Adam K. Myers ; illustrations by Frank H. Netter ; contributing illustrators, Carlos A.G. Machado, John A. Craig, James A. Perkins.

Author:
Mulroney, Susan E. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Philadelphia, PA : Saunders/Elsevier, c2009.
Εdition:
1st ed.
Description:
xvi, 387 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Sect. 1. Cell Physiology, Fluid Homeostasis, and Membrane Transport -- 1. The Cell and Fluid Homeostasis -- 2. Membrane Transport -- Sect. 2. The Nervous System and Muscle -- 3. Nerve and Muscle Physiology -- 4. Organization and General Functions of the Nervous System -- 5. Sensory Physiology -- 6. The Somatic Motor System -- 7. The Autonomic Nervous System -- Sect. 3. Cardiovascular Physiology -- 8. Overview of the Heart and Circulation -- 9. Cardiac Electrophysiology -- 10. Flow, Pressure, and Resistance -- 11. The Cardiac Pump -- 12. The Peripheral Circulation -- Sect. 4. Respiratory Physiology -- 13. Pulmonary Ventilation and Perfusion and Diffusion of Gases -- 14. The Mechanics of Breathing -- 15. Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide Transport and Control of Respiration -- Sect. 5. Renal Physiology -- 16. Overview, Glomerular Filtration, and Renal Clearance -- 17. Renal Transport Processes -- 18. Urine Concentration and Dilution Mechanisms -- 19. Regulation of Extracellular Fluid Volume and Osmolarity -- 20. Regulation of Acid-Base Balance by the Kidneys -- Sect. 6. Gastrointestinal Physiology -- 21. Overview of the Gastrointestinal Tract -- 22. Motility through the Gastrointestinal Tract -- 23. Gastrointestinal Secretions -- 24. Hepatobiliary Function -- 25. Digestion and Absorption -- Sect. 7. Endocrine Physiology -- 26. General Principles of Endocrinology and Pituitary and Hypothalamic Hormones -- 27. Thyroid Hormones -- 28. Adrenal Hormones -- 29. The Endocrine Pancreas -- 30. Calcium-Regulating Hormones -- 31. Hormones of the Reproductive System.
Subject(s):
Human physiology [Browse]
Form/​Genre:
Atlases.
Other title(s):
Essential physiology
ISBN:
  • 9781416041962 (pbk.)
  • 1416041966 (pbk.)
LCCN:
2008027016
OCLC:
232340249
Related name:
RCP:
C - S