Principles of Human Physiology

Principles of Human Physiology, 6th edition

  • Cindy L. Stanfield

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Overview

Principles of Human Physiology, uses a precise and clear-cut writing style to help you visualize, explore and solve problems in human physiology, extending to real-life application in the field.

Published by Pearson (May 4th 2018) - Copyright © 2017

ISBN-13: 9780135213001

Subject: Anatomy & Physiology

Category: Human Physiology

Table of contents

1. Introduction to Physiology
2. The Cell: Structure and Function
3. Cell Metabolism
4. Cell Membrane Transport
5. Chemical Messengers
6. The Endocrine System: Endocrine Glands and Hormone Actions
7. Nerve Cells and Electrical Signaling
8. Synaptic Transmission and Neural Integration
9. The Nervous System: Central Nervous System
10. The Nervous System: Sensory Systems
11. The Nervous System: Autonomic and Motor Systems
12. Muscle Physiology
13. The Cardiovascular System: Cardiac Function
14. The Cardiovascular System: Blood Vessels, Blood Flow, and Blood Pressure
15. The Cardiovascular System: Blood
16. The Respiratory System: Pulmonary Ventilation
17. The Respiratory System: Gas Exchange and the Regulation of Breathing
18. The Urinary System: Renal Function
19. The Urinary System: Fluid and Electrolyte Balance
20. The Gastrointestinal System
21: The Endocrine System. Regulation of Energy Metabolism and Growth
22. The Reproductive System
23. The Immune System
24. Diabetes Mellitus

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