Human Physiology and Mechanisms of Disease

Human Physiology and Mechanisms of Disease

Arthur C. Guyton John E. Hall
3.9/5 (76 ratings)
A completely revised and updated edition of this popular classic. The 6th Edition retains its coverage of the basic physiology of the most common human disorders, and contains numerous examples that clarify physiology's importance to clinical medicine. Also features material on molecular and cellular physiology, endocrinology, the nervous system, metabolism, along with updated coverage of the kidneys and body fluids. Includes over 500 superb figures and tables, many new to this edition!Reflects the latest advances. The 6th Edition integrates important new material on molecular and cellular physiology, endocrinology, the nervous system, metabolism, and more.Presents fully updated coverage of the kidneys and body fluids, including many new illustrations--now authored by Dr. John E. Hall.Each chapter begins with a helpful outline and concludes with a set of challenging study questions--two ways for readers to increase their understanding and comprehension of the material.Features a logical organization and concise writing style that pilots readers from the basic principles to their medical applications.Over 500 superb figures and tables many NEW TO THIS EDITION--illustrate major physiological concepts.
Language
English
Pages
752
Format
Hardcover
Publisher
Saunders
Release
October 07, 1996
ISBN
0721632998
ISBN 13
9780721632995

Human Physiology and Mechanisms of Disease

Arthur C. Guyton John E. Hall
3.9/5 (76 ratings)
A completely revised and updated edition of this popular classic. The 6th Edition retains its coverage of the basic physiology of the most common human disorders, and contains numerous examples that clarify physiology's importance to clinical medicine. Also features material on molecular and cellular physiology, endocrinology, the nervous system, metabolism, along with updated coverage of the kidneys and body fluids. Includes over 500 superb figures and tables, many new to this edition!Reflects the latest advances. The 6th Edition integrates important new material on molecular and cellular physiology, endocrinology, the nervous system, metabolism, and more.Presents fully updated coverage of the kidneys and body fluids, including many new illustrations--now authored by Dr. John E. Hall.Each chapter begins with a helpful outline and concludes with a set of challenging study questions--two ways for readers to increase their understanding and comprehension of the material.Features a logical organization and concise writing style that pilots readers from the basic principles to their medical applications.Over 500 superb figures and tables many NEW TO THIS EDITION--illustrate major physiological concepts.
Language
English
Pages
752
Format
Hardcover
Publisher
Saunders
Release
October 07, 1996
ISBN
0721632998
ISBN 13
9780721632995

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