Human Physiology: The Basis of Medicine (Oxford Core Texts): Gillian Pocock is a Senior Lecturer in Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery. 7 Feb The human body is a complicated and beautiful machine, governed by the laws of physics and chemistry. By understanding its physiology–how. Human Physiology (Fourth edition). Gillian Pocock, Christopher D. Richards, & David A. Richards (Eds.),

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Human Physiology

This is the ideal course companion for any student needing a solid foundation in the subject for a future career in human biology, biomedical science, or medicine. Richards Extensive coverage of human richardss in clearly-structured chapters make this the ideal student text Accessible explanations, enhanced with numerous with photos and diagrams, help readers to learn rkchards remember the material Boxes containing more advanced material, or numerical examples, give opportunities to stretch and challenge the reader Reading lists at the end of each chapter link physiology with other key subjects, particularly anatomy, biochemistry, and pharmacology Bulleted hyman within chapters and at the end of chapters provide useful summaries and aid revision An accompanying Ancillary Resource Center pococm multiple choice questions, allowing students to test their knowledge.


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Introduction to the nervous system The chemical constitution of the body Section 2 The organization and basic functions of cells 4. Humanity in a Annd Universe Stuart A.

Muscle Section 4 The nervous system and special senses 9. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. In this latest edition, expanded and restructured coverage of sensory physiology and the respiratory system, a new comprehensive glossary physioogy key terms, and additional online learning resources make Human Physiology even more student-friendly than its predecessors.

The clear diagrams and coherent text will attract the more thoughtful undergraduate students of Medicine or Science in their first or second years over pages pnysiology 1. Caldwell before taking up a position at the Institute of Psychiatry in London.


Human Physiology – the Basis of Medicine

By understanding its physiology–how it performs its varied functions–it is possible to build strategies for diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease. Guman gives a sound basis for later studies in Pharmacology and Pathology, and for good clinical practice.

Richards Limited preview – Management of Type 2 diabetes frequently requires more than diet. The physiology of the ear and auditory pathways Human Physiology – the Basis of Medicine. Read more Read less. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Introduction to the endocrine system Use of the Index is essential to obtain the full story on a particular topic.

Cardiovascular and respiratory systems have thorough coverage. The attractive, discursive style of this text is particularly designed for a traditional preclinical course, as specified in the Preface. The properties of blood The physiology of motor systems The exocrine functions of the pancreas His research focuses on the cell biology that supports synaptic transmission.

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