An Introduction to Cardiovascular Physiology is designed primarily for students of medicine and physiology. This introductory text is mostly. A single chapter on cardiac excitation has been split into two updated chapters on Levick, J R, DSc MA DPhil BM BCh, Department of Physiology, St George’s . Buy An Introduction to Cardiovascular Physiology 5E 5 by Rodney J Levick (ISBN : ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free.
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Extrinsic Control By Nerves and Hormones. Request an e-inspection copy. Chapter 3 Cardiac excitation and contraction. As a cardiac neurobiologist, his research focuses on the neural control of the cardiovascular system in normal and diseased states. This book is organized into Chapter 15 Cardiovascular responses inpathological situations.
Summary A sound knowledge of cardiovascular physiology is fundamental to understanding cardiovascular disease, exercise performance and may other aspects of human physiology. Instructor Resources To gain access physioloby the instructor resources for this title, please visit the Instructor Resources Download Hub.
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This introductory text has been written with the first-year student in mind and assumes no prior knowledge of the subject. Excitation, Contraction and Relaxation.
Cardiovascular Responses in Pathological Situations.
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Selected pages Page The chapters provide a fuller account of microvascular physiology to reflect the explosion of microvascular research and include a discussion of the fundamental function of the cardiovascular system involving the transfer of nutrients from plasma to the tissue.
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Chapter 6 Control of stroke volume and cardiac output. We provide complimentary e-inspection copies of primary textbooks to instructors considering our books for course adoption. The new edition includes a brief account of major sub-types of ion channels in cardiac and vascular smooth muscle, as well as new sections on intracellular mechanisms of vasodilatation, the role of adhesion molecules in white cell migration in inflammation and mechanisms of action of metabolic vasodilators.
Author s Bio Author. Cardiovascular physiology is a major component of all undergraduate courses in physiology, biomedical science and medicine, and this popular introduction to the subject is intended primarily for these students.
A single chapter on cardiac excitation has been split into two updated chapters on the cardiac myocyte and cardiac electrical system, the sections on caardiac and coronary mechanoreceptor reflexes and on decompensated shock have been updated, and completely new accounts of integrated cardiovascular responses physiologj feeding, ageing, systemic hypoxia and high altitude added.
This book is organized into 15 chapters. As a further aid to lecick student preparing for examinations, the second edition contains two new features – a summary at the end of every chapter and a detailed set of Learning Objectives, presented as an Appendix. Chapter 14 Coordinated cardiovascular responses. Already read this title?
Chapter 11 Control of blood vessels. My library Help Advanced Book Search. This introductory text is mostly didactic in teaching style and it attempts to show that knowledge of the circulatory system is derived from experimental observations.
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Chapter 10 Vascular smooth muscle. Offline Computer — Download Bookshelf software to your desktop so you can view your eBooks with or without Internet access. Control of Blood Vessels I.
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The Microcirculation and Solute Exchange. A sound knowledge of cardiovascular physiology is fundamental to understanding cardiovascular disease, exercise performance and may other aspects of human physiology. He has published over 60 peer reviewed original research articles and reviews, and is co-author of the textbooks “Basic Science for Core Medical Training” highly commended at the BMA Book Awards and “Levick’s Introduction to Cardiovascular Physiology”.
Chapter 8 Solute transport between levock and tissue.
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Chapter 2 Cardiac cycle. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Chapter 5 Assessment of cardiac output. Add to Wish List. Chapter 12 Specialization in individual circulations.