Includes thorough reviews of all major body systems, with an emphasis on system interaction, homeostasis, and pathophysiology.Designed as a companion to the 13th edition of Guyton and Hall Textbook of Medical Physiology, highlighting essential key concepts and featuring direct page references to specific questions.Provides essential information needed to prepare for the physiology portion of the USMLE Step 1.
Integrates equations and sample problems throughout the text.
Presents chapter summaries for quick overviews of important points.
Contains boxed Clinical Physiology Cases to provide you with more clinical examples and a more thorough understanding of application.
Provides questions at the end of each chapter for an extensive review of the material and to reinforce your understanding and retention.
Offers a full-color design and all full-color illustrations throughout.Features increased coverage of pathophysiology in the neurophysiology, gastrointestinal, renal, acid-base, and endocrine chapters to emphasize this important component of the USMLE exam.
Incorporates further practice in solving physiology equations through the inclusion of additional problem-solving questions throughout the text.
You may also be interested in:Netter’s Physiology Flash Cards: ISBN 978-0-323-35954-2, the companion flash cards to this book.Beautifully clear drawings and diagrams from the Netter collection illustrate key concepts and further your visual understanding of the subject.Self-assessment review questions at the end of each chapter serve to expedite study.A brand-new chapter on blood provides increased coverage of immunology.Additional "light bulb" boxes highlight interesting memorable details or examples providing enhanced context. A greater number of clinical correlations integrate pathophysiology into the content.
Illustrated by more than 1000 clear line diagrams
Complemented with numerous tables and flowcharts for quick comprehension
Text and figures in an attractive four colour format
A balanced amalgamation of pure and applied text
Highlights applied aspects of physiology in separate boxes
Systematic organization of text to facilitate easy review