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Human physiology : An integrated approach /

Title:
Human physiology : An integrated approach /
Author:
Silverthorn, Dee Unglaub, 1948- author.
Format:
Book
Institution:
Wentworth Institute of Technology
Contents:
Unit 1. Basic Cell Processes : Integration and Coordination -- Chapter 1. Introduction to physiology -- Chapter 2. Molecular interactions -- Chapter 3. Compartmentation : Cells and tissues -- Chapter 4. Energy and cellular metabolism -- Chapter 5. Membrane dynamics -- Chapter 6. Communication, integration, and homeostasis -- Unit 2. Homeostasis and Control -- Chapter 7. Introduction to the endocrine system -- Chapter 8. Neurons : Cellular and network properties -- Chapter 9. The central nervous system -- Chapter 10. Sensory physiology -- Chapter 11. Efferent division : Autonomic and somatic motor control -- Chapter 12. Muscles -- Chapter 13. Integrative physiology I : Control of body movement -- Unit 3. Integration of Function -- Chapter 14. Cardiovascular physiology -- Chapter 15. Blood flow and the control of blood pressure -- Chapter 16. Blood -- Chapter 17. Mechanics of breathing -- Chapter 18. Gas exchange and transport -- Chapter 19. The kidneys -- Chapter 20. Integrative physiology II : Fluid and electrolyte balance -- Unit 4. Metabolism, Growth, and Aging -- Chapter 21. The digestive system -- Chapter 22. Metabolism and energy balance -- Chapter 23. Endocrine control of growth and metabolism -- Chapter 24. The immune system -- Chapter 25. Integrative physiology III : Exercise -- Chapter 26. Reproduction and development -- Appendices -- Appendix A. Answers -- Appendix B. Physics and math -- Appendix C. Genetics -- Photo credits -- Glossary / Index.

Online access:
No online access
Library holdings:
Wentworth Stacks--Upper Level
612 .S55 2019Available