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Clinical physiology [electronic resource] : an examination primer /
Ashis Benerjee.
imprint
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c2005.
description
vii, 363 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
052154226X (pbk.), 9780521542265
format(s)
Book
More Details
imprint
Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c2005.
isbn
052154226X (pbk.)
9780521542265
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
catalogue key
11675425
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
A Look Inside
About the Author
Author Affiliation
Dr Ashis Banerjee is Consultant in Emergency Medicine and serves as Examiner for those undertaking their M.B., B.S., M.R.C.S. and M.F.A.E.M. examinations
Summaries
Bowker Data Service Summary
This is a guide to fundamental concepts in physiology covering all the body systems in an accessible style of presentation. Bulleted checklists and boxed information provide an easy overview and summary of the essentials.
Long Description
Written in a user-friendly format, this concise guide to fundamental concepts in physiology--relevant to clinical practice--covers all body systems. Bulleted checklists and boxed information review and summarize the essentials. Concentrating on the core knowledge of physiology, the guide is a useful reference for doctors striving to achieve postgraduate certification, as well as anyone needing to refresh their knowledge in the key elements of clinical physiology.
Main Description
This is an admirably concise and clear guide to fundamental concepts in physiology relevant to clinical practice. It covers all the body systems in an accessible style of presentation. Bulleted checklists and boxed information provide an easy overview and summary of the essentials. By concentrating on the core knowledge of physiology, it will serve as a useful revision aid for all doctors striving to achieve postgraduate qualification, and for anyone needing to refresh their knowledge base in the key elements of clinical physiology. The author's own experience as an examiner at all levels has been distilled here for the benefit of postgraduate trainees and medical and nursing students.
Description for Bookstore
This is a concise and clear guide to fundamental concepts in physiology. It covers all the body systems in an accessible style of presentation. It will serve as a useful revision aid for all doctors striving to achieve postgraduate qualification, and for anyone needing to refresh their knowledge base.
Description for Library
This is an admirably concise and clear guide to fundamental concepts in physiology relevant to clinical practice. It covers all the body systems in an accessible style of presentation. Bulleted checklists and boxed information provide an easy overview and summary of the essentials. By concentrating on the core knowledge of physiology, it will serve as a useful revision aid for all doctors striving to achieve postgraduate qualification, and for anyone needing to refresh their knowledge base in the key elements of clinical physiology.
Table of Contents
Prefacep. vii
Cell physiologyp. 1
Water and electrolyte balancep. 19
Acid-base balancep. 31
Renal physiologyp. 44
Temperature regulationp. 66
Cardiovascular systemp. 71
Respiratory systemp. 115
Bloodp. 140
Neurophysiologyp. 177
Endocrine physiologyp. 258
Gastrointestinal physiologyp. 316
Indexp. 349
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