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Human physiology

Author: Rodney Rhoades
Publisher: Pacific Grove Calif. : Thomson/Brooks/Cole, cop. 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
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In this text important, difficult concepts like acisbase, mechanism for temperature regulation are presented in separate, stand-alone chapters for greater understanding.

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Genre/Form: [manuel]
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rodney Rhoades
ISBN: 0030321298 9780030321290 0534395023 9780534395025 9780534462512 0534462510
OCLC Number: 717227536
Description: 999 p. : ill. ; 29 cm + 1 CD-ROM
Contents: 1. The Science Of Physiology. Part I: CELLULAR FUNCTIONS. 2. Chemical and Physical Principles. 3. The Structure and Function of Cells. 4. Transport Through the Cell Membrane. 5. Cellular Control Mechanisms. 6. Energy and Cellular Metabolism. Part II: PHYSIOLOGICAL CONTROL SYSTEMS. 7. Functional Organization of the Nervous System. 8. Sensory Systems. 9. Motor Systems. 10. The Autonomic Nervous System. 11. Central Integrative Systems. 12. Endocrine Control Mechanisms. 13. The Pituitary Hormones. 14. The Adrenal Glands. 15. The Endocrine Pancreas. Part III: INTEGRATIVE ORGAN FUNCTIONS. 16. Muscle. 17. Functions of the Blood. 18. The Heart. 19. Circulation. 20. Respiration. 21. Pulmonary Circulation and Gas Exchange and Control of Breathing. 22. The Gastrointestinal System. 23. The Kidney. 24. Regulation of Fluid and Electrolyte Balance. 25. Regulation of Acid-Base Balance. 26. Calcium, Phosphate, and Bone Metabolism. 27. Regulation of Body Temperature. 28. Body Defense and the Immune Response. 29. Environmental Physiology. 30. Physiology of Exercise. 31. Reproductive Physiology. 32. Pregnancy, Fetal Development, and Lactation. 33. Sexual Physiology.
Responsibility: [ed. by] Rodney Rhoades, Richard Pflanzer.
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