Master concepts rather than just memorize facts!
This concise and readable reference not only explains the basic clinical science and anatomy behind endocrine function -- it also relates endocrine physiology to states of health and disease.
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MASTERY OF CONCEPTS – NOT MEMORIZATION OF FACTS Concise and readable, Endocrine Physiology not only explains the basic science and anatomy behind endocrine function in a clear and logical fashion, it also relates endocrine physiology to states of health and disease.
RIGHT TO THE POINT
*Offers the best review for the USMLE Step I
*Packed with self-study questions, learning objectives, and clinical examples
*Current and up-to-date basic and clinical science concepts
*Explicit diagrams of regulation of hormone release and action
*Systems approach to hormone regulation and action at target organ
*Rationales for pharmacological, surgical, or genetic interventions
*Explicit description of feedback loops involved in regulation of hormone release
*Coverage of principal hormonal systems, from the functional anatomy, synthesis and release and molecular mechanism of hormone action
*Sequential description of regulatory mechanisms of hormone release and cellular physiologic effects
*Integration of hormone systems that regulate energy metabolism, fluid homeostasis and mineral balance
Patricia E. Molina, MD, PhD is Associate Professor, Department of Physiology, Louisiana State University Health Science Center.
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Medical, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110071460489
Book Description McGraw-Hill Medical, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0071460489
Book Description McGraw-Hill Medical, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 2. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0071460489
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