9780805359589

Human Physiology : An Integrated Approach, w/ Interactive Physiology 8-System Suite

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  • ISBN13:

    9780805359589

  • ISBN10:

    0805359583

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Hardcover w/CD
  • Copyright: 1/1/2004
  • Publisher: Benjamin Cummings
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Summary

Every student package automatically includes Interactive Physiology CD-ROM and access code for The Physiology Place website for Silverthorn. The human physiology text that broke new ground with its thorough coverage of integrative and molecular physiology topics has been revised with shorter chapters, clearer figures and diagrams, and is now automatically packaged with the award-winning InterActive Physiology® CD-ROM.

Table of Contents

Basic Cell Processes: Integration and Coordination
Introduction to Physiology
Atoms, Ions, and Molecules
Cells and Tissues
Cellular Metabolism
Membrane Dynamics
Homeostasis and Control
Communication, Integration, and Homeostasis
Introduction to the Endocrine System
Neurons: Cellular and Network Properties
The Central Nervous System
Sensory Physiology
Efferent Division: Autonomic and Somatic Motor Control
Muscles
Integrative Physiology I: Control of Body Movement
Integration of Function
Cardiac Physiology
Blood Flow and the Control of Blood Pressure
Blood
Mechanics of Breathing
Gas Exchange and Transport
The Kidneys
Integrative Physiology II: Fluid and Electrolyte Balance
Metabolism, Growth, and Aging
Digestion
Energy Balance and Metabolism
Endocrine Control of Metabolism and Growth
The Immune System
Integrative Physiology III: Exercise
Reproduction and Development
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