Medical Physiology presents the physiological concepts essential to clinical medicine. Each chapter provides conceptual diagrams to facilitate comprehension of difficult concepts, and presents both normal and abnormal clinical conditions to illustrate how physiology serves as an important basis for diagnosis and treatment. Hallmark pedagogical features emphasize problem-solving skills and promote review and retention: Clinical Focus and From Bench to Bedside boxes, a comprehensive glossary, and online USMLE-style review questions with answers and explanations. Companion web site offers additional resources for students (question bank, animations, searchable text) and faculty (image and test banks, PowerPoint slides for use in class).First, a set of active learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter indicate to the student what they should be able to do with the material in the chapter once it has ... Next, chapter subheadings are presented as active concept statements designed to convey to the student the key point(s) of a given section. ... These essays deal with clinical applications of physiology rather than physiology research.
|Author||:||Rodney A. Rhoades, David R. Bell|
|Publisher||:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins - 2012-01-18|