Elsevier's Integrated Physiology
By Robert G. Carroll, PhD
256 pages 450 ills
Trim size 8 1/2 X 10 7/8 in
Each title in the new Integrated series focuses on the core knowledge in a specific basic science discipline, while linking that information to related concepts from other disciplines. Case-based questions at the end of each chapter enable you to gauge your mastery of the material, and a color-coded format allows you to quickly find the specific guidance you need. Bonus STUDENT CONSULT access – included with the text – allows you to conveniently access the book’s content online • clip content to your handheld device • link to content in other STUDENT CONSULT titles • and more! These concise and user-friendly references provide crucial guidance for the early years of medical training, as well as for exam preparation.
Includes case-based questions and USMLE-style questions at the end of each chapter.
Features a color-coded format to facilitate quick reference and promote effective retention.
Offers access to STUDENT CONSULT! At www.studentconsult.com, you'll find the complete text and illustrations of the book online, fully searchable • "Integration Links" to bonus content in other STUDENT CONSULT titles • content clipping for handheld devices • an interactive community center with a wealth of additional resources • and much more!
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 – Physiology: the Regulation of Normal Body Function
Chapter 2 – The Integument
Chapter 3 – Body Fluid Distribution
Chapter 4 – Cellular Function
Chapter 5 – Musculoskeletal System
Chapter 6 – Blood and Hematopoiesis
Chapter 7 – The Heart
Chapter 8 – Vascular System
Chapter 9 – Integrated Cardiovascular Function
Chapter 10 – Pulmonary System
Chapter 11 – Renal System and Urinary Tract
Chapter 12 – Gastrointestinal System
Chapter 13 – Endocrine System
Chapter 14 – Female Reproductive System
Chapter 15 – Male Reproductive System
Chapter 16 – Lifespan
Chapter 17 – Integration