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Author Sherwood, Lauralee.

Title Human physiology : from cells to systems / Lauralee Sherwood
Edition Seventh edition
Published Australia ; United States : Brooks/Cole, Cengage Learning, 2010

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Description 1 volume (various pagings) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents 1. Introduction to physiology and homeostasis -- 2. Cell physiology -- 3. The plasma membrane and membrane potential -- 4. Principles of neural and hormonal communication -- 5. The central nervous system -- 6. The peripheral nervous system: afferent division; special senses -- 7. The peripheral nervous system: efferent division -- 8. Muscle physiology -- 9. Cardiac physiology -- 10. The blood vessels and blood pressure -- 11. The blood -- 12. Body defenses -- 13. The respiratory system -- 14. The urinary system -- 15. Fluid and acid-base balance -- 16. The digestive system -- 17. Energy balance and temperature regulation -- 18. Principles of endocrinology; the central endocrine glands -- 19. The peripheral endocrine glands -- 20. The reproductive system -- App. A. The metric system -- App. B. A review of chemical principles -- App. C. Storage, replication, and expression of genetic information -- App. D. Principles of quantitative reasoning
Notes Previous ed.: Thomson Brooks/Cole, 2007
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Human physiology.
Author Cengage Learning (Firm)
LC no. 2008940733
ISBN 9780495391845 (hbk.)
0495391840 (hbk.)