Gastrointestinal Physiology E-Book , 9th Edition

Author
By Leonard R. Johnson, PhD
ISBN
9780323595643
Publication Date
18-08-2018
Online file
$33.99
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Gain a foundational understanding of gastrointestinal physiology and how the GI system functions in health and disease. Gastrointestinal Physiology, a volume in the Mosby Physiology Series, explains the fundamentals of this complex subject in a clear and concise manner, while helping you bridge the gap between normal function and disease with pathophysiology content throughout the book.


Key Features
  • Helps you easily master the material in a systems-based curriculum with learning objectives, Clinical Concept boxes, highlighted key words and concepts, chapter summaries, self-study questions, and a comprehensive exam.
  • Keeps you current with recent advances in gastrointestinal physiology with coverage of the physiological significance of gastrointestinal peptides; the regulation of mucosal growth and cancer; details surrounding acid secretion and peptic ulcers; and more.
  • Includes clear, 2-color diagrams that simplify complex concepts.
  • Features clinical commentaries that show you how to apply what you've learned to real-life clinical situations.
  • Covers the regulation of pancreatic secretion and gallbladder contraction; the transport processes for the absorption of nutrients; facts about fat absorption; and the regulation of food intake.

Complete the Mosby Physiology Series! Systems-based and portable, these titles are ideal for integrated programs.

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    • Cloutier: Respiratory Physiology
    • Koeppen & Stanton: Renal Physiology
    • Pappano & Weir: Cardiovascular Physiology
    • White, Harrison, & Mehlmann: Endocrine and Reproductive Physiology
    • Hudnall: Hematology: A Pathophysiologic Approach
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780323595643
Author Information By Leonard R. Johnson, PhD, Thomas A. Gerwin Professor and Chairman, Department of Physiology, The University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, Memphis, TN; Vice Chancellor for Research and Thomas A. Gerwin Professor of Physiology, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, USA
Publication Date 18-08-2018
Stock Status In Stock
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