Edition: 2nd 2013
List price: $230.95
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Description: This innovative textbook provides a readable, contemporary and fully integrated introduction to endocrine glands, their hormones and how their function relates to homeostasis. It explores the pathology of endocrine disease by relating the underpinning science through a wealth of clinical scenarios and examples. The book integrates basic and clinical aspects for a range of endocrine glands and their hormones and includes a number of specialist chapters that also address areas of intense research and clinical interest including the regulation of salt, appetite and endocrine-immune interactions. Provides a fully-integrated, scientific and clinical introduction to endocrinology. Includes a wealth of colour illustrations to reinforce key concepts.Introduces clinical scenarios and leading questions to engage interest and illustrate the relevance of the underpinning science.Includes key references and suggestions for further reading at the end of each chapter. Written by a highly respected and experienced author team this new textbook will prove invaluable to students needing an original, integrated introduction to the subject across a variety of disciplines including biomedical science, pharmacology , bioengineering and pre-clinical medicine.
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All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
List price: $230.95
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Limited
Publication date: 10/26/2012
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.75" long x 1.00" tall
|The Molecular Basis of Hormones|
|The Hypothalamus and the Concept of Neurosecretion|
|The Pituitary Gland (1): The Anterior Lobe (Adenohypophysis)|
|The Pituitary Gland (2): The Posterior Lobe (Neurohypophysis)|
|Diseases of the Pituitary Gland|
|The Gonads (1): Testes|
|The Gonads (2): Ovaries|
|The Endocrine Control of Puberty|
|The Hormones of Pregnancy, Parturition and Lactation|
|The Adrenal Glands (1): Adrenal Cortex|
|The Adrenal Glands (2): Adrenal Medulla|
|The Endocrine Control of Salt and Water Balance|
|The Thyroid Gland and Its Iodothyronine Hormones|
|The Islets of Langerhans and Their Hormones|
|The Gut-Brain Axis|
|Hormones, Endocrine Tumours and the Gut|
|The Parathyroids, the Endocrine Kidney and Calcium Regulation|
|The Genetics of Endocrine Tumours|