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Author Chang, Eugene B.

Title Gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary, and nutritional physiology / Eugene B. Chang, Michael D. Sitrin, Dennis D. Black
Published Philadelphia : Lippincott-Raven, [1996]


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 MELB  612.3 Cha/Gha  AVAILABLE
Description ix, 302 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Lippincott-Raven series in physiology
Lippincott-Raven series in physiology.
Contents Sect. I. Gastrointestinal Physiology / Eugene B. Chang. 1. Regulation and Integration of Gut Functions. 2. Gastrointestinal Motility and Neurophysiology. 3. Gastric Physiology. 4. Exocrine Pancreatic Physiology. 5. Intestinal Water and Electrolyte Transport -- Sect. II. Nutritional Physiology / Michael D. Sitrin. 6. Digestion and Absorption of Carbohydrates and Proteins. 7. Digestion and Absorption of Dietary Triglycerides. 8. Digestion and Absorption of Other Dietary Lipids. 9. Absorption of Water-Soluble Vitamins and Minerals -- Sect. III. Hepatobiliary Physiology / Dennis D. Black. 10. Liver Physiology I: Structure, Functional Assessment, and Blood Flow. 11. Liver Physiology II: Role of the Liver in Protein Synthesis and Nutrient Metabolism. 12. Liver Physiology III: Role of the Liver in Biotransformation, Elimination, and Bile Acid Metabolism
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Digestion.
Digestive organs -- Physiology.
Digestive System Physiological Phenomena.
Nutrition -- physiology
Author Black, Dennis D.
Sitrin, Michael D.
LC no. 95043188
ISBN 0781702623