BIOS Instant Notes in Human Physiology

By Daniel McLaughlin, Jonathan Stamford, David White

© 2006 – Taylor & Francis

410 pages | 188 B/W Illus.

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Paperback: 9780415355469
pub: 2006-11-02
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About the Book

Instant Notes in Human Physiology will be valuable to students in whatever context they are studying physiology. It explains fundamental concepts and the major physiological systems, showing how they are integrated, without overloading the reader with information.

Table of Contents

A. Physiological Concepts B. The Cell C. Tissues of the Body D. The heart and Circulatory System E. The Lungs and Respiration F. Neurophysiology G. The Brain H. The Spinal Cord and Peripheral Nervous System I. Comparative Physiology of Skeletal and Smooth Muscle J. The Gastrointestinal Tract K. The Endocrine System L. Reproduction M. The Renal System, Body Fluids, and Excretion

About the Authors

Dr Daniel McLaughlin, The Medical School, University of Nottingham, UK

Dr Jonathan Stamford, Medical Writer

Dr David White, The Medical School, University of Nottingham, UK

Professor Terrence Bennett, The Medical School, University of Nottingham, UK

About the Series

Instant Notes

The Instant Notes series provides concise coverage of each subject, providing easy access to essential information. Each book:

  • focuses on core information
  • enables the reader to grasp the subject quickly and easily
  • offers a structural approach to learning
  • provides the essential facts with detailed explanations and clear illustrations.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Physiology
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / General
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology (see also Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology)
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / Developmental Biology