Guyton & Hall Physiology Review Elsevier eBook on VitalSource,2nd Edition
The Guyton and Hall Physiology Review, by Dr. John E. Hall, is an ideal way to prepare for the USMLE Step I. More than 1,000 board-style questions, as many as 30% revised for this edition, test your knowledge of the most essential, need-to-know concepts in physiology. Review the physiology of all major body systems, with emphasis on system interaction, homeostasis, and pathophysiology, and master a large amount of information in an abbreviated time.
- Focus on all of the essential information you need to know for the physiology portion of the USMLE Step I.
- Reinforce your understanding and visualize physiologic principles with enhanced color figures and well- illustrated line diagrams.
Unit I The Cell and General Physiology
Unit II Membrane Physiology, Nerve, and Muscle
Unit III The Heart
Unit IV The Circulation
Unit V The Body Fluids and Kidneys
Unit VI Blood Cells, Immunity, and Blood Coagulation
Unit VII Respiration
Unit VIII Aviation, Space, and Deep-Sea Diving Physiology
Unit IX The Nervous System: A. General Principles and Sensory Physiology
Unit X The Nervous System: B. The Special Senses
Unit XI The Nervous System: C. Motor and Integrative Neurophysiology
Unit XII Gastrointestinal Physiology
Unit XIII Metabolism and Temperature Regulation
Unit XIV Endocrinology and Reproduction
Unit XV Sports Physiology
John E. Hall, PhD, Arthur C. Guyton Professor and Chair, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Director, Mississippi Center for Obesity Research, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi