The leading clinical reference on behavioral neurology! This state-of-the-art second edition reflects groundbreaking coverage of both clinical and theoretical aspects of brain-behavior studies.
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Comprehensive and Comprehensible
Very clinically oriented
Wealth of new information on Functional Brain Imaging
Provides synthesis of information from fields of neurology and psychiatry
Todd E. Feinburg, M.D. Director of Neurobehavior & Alzheimers Disease Department of Neurology Beth Israel Medical Centre New York, NY Martha J. Farah, Ph.D. Professor Department of Psychology University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional, 2003. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: & Hypofunction in Humans. 21. Hormonal Control of Calcium Metabolism & the Physiology of Bone. Introduction. Calcium & Phosphorus Metabolism. Bone Physiology. Vitamin D & the Hydroxycholecalciferols. The Parathyroid Glands. Calcitonin. Effects of Other Hormones & Humoral. Agents on Calcium Metabolism. 22. The Pituitary Gland. Introduction. Morphology. Intermediate-Lobe. Hormones. Growth Hormone. Physiology of Growth. Pituitary Insufficiency. Pituitary Hyperfunction in Humans. 23. The Gonads: Development & Function of the Reproductive System. Introduction. Sex Differentiation & Development. Chromosomal Sex. Embryology of the Human Reproductive System. Aberrant Sexual Differentiation. Puberty. Precocious & Delayed Puberty. Menopause. Pituitary. Adadotropins & Prolactin.The Male Reproductive System. Structure. Gametogenesis & Ejaculation. Endocrine Function of the Testes. Control of Testicular Function. Abnormalities of Testicular Function. The Female Reproductive System. The Menstrual Cycle. Ovarian Hormones. Control of Ovarian Function. Abnormalities of Ovarian Function. Pregnancy. Lactation. 24. Endocrine Functions of the Kidneys, Heart, and Pineal Gland. Introduction. The Renin-Angiotensin System. Erythropoietin. Hormones of the Heart & Other Natriuretic Factors. Pineal Gland. Section IV References. SECTION V. GASTROINTESTINAL FUNCTION. 25. Digestion & Absorption. Introduction. Carbohydrates. Proteins & Nucleic Acids. Lipids. Absorption of Water & Electrolytes. Absorption of Vitamins & Minerals. 26. Regulation of Gastrointestinal Function. Introduction. General Considerations. Gastrointestinal Hormones. Mouth & Esophagus. Stomach. Exocrine Portion of the Pancreas. Liver & Biliary System. Small Intestine. Colon. Section V References. SECTION VI. CIRCULATION. 27. Circulating Body Fluids. Introduction. Blood. Bone Marrow. White Blood Cells. Immunity. Platelets. Red Blood Cells. Blood Types. Plasma. Hemostasis. Lymph. 28. Origin of the Heartbeat & the Electrical Activity of the Heart. Introduction. Origin & Spread of Cardiac Excitation. The Electrocardiogram. Cardiac Arrhythmias. Electrocardiographic Findings in Other Cardiac & Systemic Diseases. 29. The Heart as a Pump. Introduction. Mechanical Events of the Cardiac Cycle. Cardiac Output. 30. Dynamics of Blood & Lymph Flow. Introduction. Functional Morphology. Biophysical Considerations. Arterial & Arteriolar Circulation. Capillary Circulation. Lymphatic Circulation & Intestinal Fluid Volume. Venous Circulation. 31. Cardiovascular Regulatory Mechanisms. Introduction. Local Regulation. Substances Secreted by the Endothelium. Systemic Regulation by Hormones. Systemic Regulation by the Nervous System. 32. Circulation Through Special Regions Introduction Cerebral Circulation Anatomic Considerations Cerebrospinal Fluid The Blood-Brain Barrier Cerebral Blood Flow & Its Regulation Brain Metabolism & Oxygen Requirements Coronary Circulation Splanchnic Circulation Cutaneous Circulation Placental & Fetal Circulation 33. Cardiovascular Homeostasis in Health & Disease Introduction Compensation for Gravitational Effects Exercise Inflammation & Wound Healing Shock Hypertension Heart Failure Section VI References SECTION VII. RESPIRATION 34. Pulmonary Function Introduction Properties of Gases Anatomy of the Lungs Mechanics of Respiration Gas Exchange in the Lungs Pulmonary Circulation Other Functions of the Respiratory System 35. Gas Transport Between the Lungs & the Tissues Introduction Oxygen Transport Carbod Dioxide Transport 36. Regulation of Respiration Introduction Neural Control of Breathing Regulation of Respiratory Activity Chemical Control of Breathing Nonchemical Influences on Respiration 37. Respiratory Adjustments in Health & Disease Introduction Effects of Exercise Hypoxia Hypoxic Hypoxia Other Forms of Hypoxia Oxygen Treatment Hypercapnia & Hypocapnia Other Respiratory Abnormalities Diseases Affecting the. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0071374329
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