Princeton University Library Catalog

Medical physiology : principles for clinical medicine / edited by Rodney A. Rhoades, David R. Bell.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2009.
Εdition:
3rd ed.
Description:
x, 816 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Pt. I. Cellular Physiology -- Ch. 1. Homeostasis and Cellular Signaling / Patricia J. Gallagher -- Ch. 2. The Plasma Membrane, Membrane Transport, and Resting Membrane Potential / Stephen A. Kempson -- Ch. 3. Action Potential, Synaptic Transmission, and Maintenance of Nerve Function / Cynthia J. Forehand -- Pt. II. Neuromuscular Physiology -- Ch. 4. Sensory Physiology / Richard A. Meiss -- Ch. 5. The Motor System / John C. Kincaid -- Ch. 6. The Autonomic Nervous System / John C. Kincaid -- Ch. 7. Integrative Functions of the Nervous System / Cynthia J. Forehand -- Ch. 8. Skeletal and Smooth Muscle / Richard A. Meiss -- Pt. III. Blood and Immunology -- Ch. 9. Blood Components / Gabi Nindl Waite -- Ch. 10. Immunology, Organ Interaction, and Homeostasis / Gabi Nindl Waite -- Pt. IV. Cardiovascular Physiology -- Ch. 11. An Overview of the Cardiovascular System and Hemodynamics / David R. Bell -- Ch. 12. The Electrical Activity of the Heart / David R. Bell -- Ch. 13. Cardiac Muscle Mechanics and the Cardiac Pump / David R. Bell -- Ch. 14. The Systemic Circulation / David R. Bell -- Ch. 15. The Microcirculation and Lymphatic System / David R. Bell -- Ch. 16. Special Circulations / David R. Bell -- Ch. 17. Control Mechanisms in Circulatory Function / David R. Bell -- Pt. V. Respiratory Physiology -- Ch. 18. Ventilation and the Mechanics of Breathing / Rodney A. Rhoades -- Ch. 19. Gas Transfer and Transport / Rodney A. Rhoades -- Ch. 20. Pulmonary Circulation and Ventilation-Perfusion / Rodney A. Rhoades -- Ch. 21. The Control of Ventilation / Rodney A. Rhoades -- Pt. VI. Renal Physiology and Body Fluids -- Ch. 22. Kidney Function / George A. Tanner -- Ch. 23. The Regulation of Fluid and Electrolyte Balance / George A. Tanner -- Ch. 24. Acid-Base Balance / George A. Tanner -- Pt. VII. Gastrointestinal Physiology -- Ch. 25. Neurogastroenterology and Motility / Jackie D. Wood -- Ch. 26. Gastrointestinal Secretion, Digestion, and Absorption / Patrick Tso -- Ch. 27. The Physiology of the Liver / Patrick Tso -- Pt. VIII. Temperature Regulation and Exercise Physiology -- Ch. 28. The Regulation of Body Temperature / Frank A. Witzmann -- Ch. 29. Exercise Physiology / Frank A. Witzmann -- Pt. IX. Endocrine Physiology -- Ch. 30. Endocrine Control Mechanisms / Jeffrey S. Elemendorf -- Ch. 31. The Hypothalamus and the Pituitary Gland / Robert V. Considine -- Ch. 32. The Thyroid Gland / Robert V. Considine -- Ch. 33. The Adrenal Gland / Robert V. Considine -- Ch. 34. The Endocrine Pancreas / Jeffrey S. Elmendorf -- Ch. 35. Endocrine Regulation of Calcium, Phosphate, and Bone Homeostasis / Jeffrey S. Elmendorf -- Pt. X. Reproductive Physiology -- Ch. 36. The Male Reproductive System / Jeffrey S. Elmendorf -- Ch. 37. The Female Reproductive System / Robert V. Considine -- Ch. 38. Fertilization, Pregnancy, and Fetal Development / Robert V. Considine -- App. Common Abbreviations in Physiology.
Subject(s):
Human physiology [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9780781768528
  • 0781768527
LCCN:
2007024910
OCLC:
144771424
Related name:
RCP:
C - S