The Respiratory System: Systems of the Body Series 3rd Edition-Original PDF

The Respiratory System: Systems of the Body Series 3rd Edition-Original PDF

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Amazon Price $49.99 | By Caroline R Thomas , Gunchu Randhawa , Stephen H. Hughes | Size : 19.74 MB

The Systems of the Body series has established itself as a highly valuable resource for medical and other health science students following today’s systems-based courses. Now thoroughly revised and updated in this third edition, each volume presents the core knowledge of basic science and clinical conditions that medical students need, providing a concise, fully integrated view of each major body system that can be hard to find in more traditionally arranged textbooks or other resources. Multiple case studies help relate key principles to current practice, with links to clinical skills, clinical investigation and therapeutics made clear throughout.Each (print) volume also now comes with access to the complete, enhanced eBook version, offering easy anytime, anywhere access – as well as self-assessment material to check your understanding and aid exam preparation. The Respiratory System provides highly accessible coverage of the core basic science principles in the context of clinical case histories, giving the reader a fully integrated understanding of the system and its major diseases. IntroductionStructure and function of the respiratory systemElastic properties of the respiratory systemAirflow and resistance in the respiratory systemPulmonary Ventilation Diffusion of Gases between air and bloodThe Pulmonary CirculationCarriage of gases by the blood and acid/base balanceNervous control of breathingChemical control of breathingLung function testsSystems of the Body Series:The Renal SystemThe Musculoskeletal SystemThe Nervous SystemThe Digestive SystemThe Endocrine SystemThe Respiratory SystemThe Cardiovascular System

Product Details

  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Elsevier; 3rd edition (August 25, 2022)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 180 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0702082848
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0702082849