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Following the same chapter organization as Guyton & Hall's Textbook of Medical Physiology, 11th Edition, this powerful tool provides an efficient and comprehensive review for the USMLE Step 1 exam. Over 1,000 Board-style questions, with detailed rationales, cover the most essential, need-to-know concepts in physiology. Includes thorough reviews of all major body systems, with emphasis on system interaction, homeostasis, and pathophysiology. Offers a comprehensive practice exam of over 1,000 questions in USMLE format. Includes answers and explanations for every question, as well as page references to the Guyton & Hall's Textbook of Medical Physiology. Follows a parallel chapter organization to Textbook of Medical Physiology. Provides all of the essential information needed to prepare for the physiology portion of the USMLE Step 1. Dedicates a brief section to helpful hints on preparing for the USMLE exam.
Table of Contents
The Cell and General Physiology
Membrane Physiology, Nerve, and Muscle
The Body Fluids and Kidneys
Blood Cells, Immunity, and Blood Clotting
Aviation, Space, and Deep-Sea Diving Physiology
The Nervous System: General Principles and Sensory Physiology
The Nervous System: The Special Senses
The Nervous System: Motor and Integrative Neurophysiology