Medical physiology is concerned with how the organism works, and the subject area limits both anatomy and biochemistry. The nervous system, digestion, stress and our senses are among the subjects of physiology.
The teaching in physiology is coordinated with anatomy and biochemistry, so that related subjects – e.g. structure of an organ (anatomy), chemical composition and processes (biochemistry) and function and regulation mechanisms (physiology) – reviewed in parallel within the same period.Read more
In the nineteenth century men lost their fear of God and acquired a fear of microbes.
This revised and updated edition of Physiology at a Glance features clear and concise illustrations, memorable data tables, and easy-to-read text, to provide a thorough introduction to physiology that integrates seamlessly with the medical school curriculum. Physiology at a Glance breaks the topic down into its core components, dealing with structures of the body from cellular level to composite systems.Read more
Clear, consistent, and user-friendly, the updated edition of Physiology, by renowned physiology instructor Dr. Linda Costanzo, offers a comprehensive overview of core physiologic concepts at the organ system and cellular levels. It presents information in a short, simple, and focused manner, making it an ideal combination textbook and review guide for the USMLE Step 1.Read more
A fully problem-based, integrated physiology text, this new resource uses clinical case studies to promote interactive learning and to build a foundation of knowledge for clinical practice. Each case presents an unknown clinical disorder and examines differential diagnoses, treatments, and outcomes as well as relevant physiologic principles for a well-rounded review.Read more
Widely considered the "gold standard" for the teaching and learning of respiratory physiology, this fully updated Ninth Edition includes key points for each chapter and multiple-choice review questions and answers with full explanations. Available online via thePoint, animations help to clarify particularly difficult concepts and provide a visual component for use during instruction or review.Read more
McGraw-Hill Connect Anatomy & Physiology is a web-based assignment and assessment platform that gives students the means to better connect with their coursework, with their instructors, and with the important concepts that they will need to know for success now and in the future. With Connect Anatomy & Physiology, instructors can deliver assignments, quizzes and tests easily online.Read more
Denne bog er skrevet af to lægestuderende og giver en grundig indføring i hjernen og tilhørende nervesystem. Den indeholder følgende kapitler: Centralnervesystemets opbygning; Neuroners kommunikation; Storhjernens anatomi; Hjernestammen og medulla spinalis; Sanserne; Det motoriske system; Det autonome nervesystem; Det limbiske system; Ørets anatomi og fysiologi.Read more