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Anatomy and physiology for nurses at a glance, Ian Peate, Muralitharan Nair

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Anatomy and physiology for nurses at a glance
Title
Anatomy and physiology for nurses at a glance
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Ian Peate, Muralitharan Nair
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Language
eng
Summary
Anatomy and Physiology for Nurses at a Glance is the perfect companion for study and revision for pre-registration nursing and healthcare students, from the publishers of the market-leading at a Glance series. Combining superb illustrations with accessible and informative text, this book covers all the body systems and key concepts encountered from the start of the pre-registration nursing or healthcare programme, and is ideal for anyone looking for an overview of the human body. Providing a concise, visual overview of anatomy and physiology and the related biological sciences, this book will help students develop practical skills, enabling them to become caring, kind and compassionate nurses. -- back cover
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Peate, Ian
Dewey number
612
Index
index present
LC call number
QP38
LC item number
.P43 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QS 4
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Nair, Muralitharan
Series statement
At a glance
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  • Human physiology
  • Human anatomy
  • Nursing
  • Anatomy
  • Physiological Phenomena
  • Human anatomy
  • Human physiology
  • Nursing
  • Anatomy
  • Physiological Phenomena
Label
Anatomy and physiology for nurses at a glance, Ian Peate, Muralitharan Nair
Link
http://www.ataglanceseries.com/nursing/anatomy
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1 Foundations; Chapter 1 The genome; Genetics; The double helix of DNA; RNA; Nucleotides; Bases; Chromosomes; Protein synthesis; Gene transference; Chapter 2 Homeostatic mechanisms; Homeostasis; Feedback mechanisms; Negative feedback; Positive feedback; Chapter 3 Fluid compartments; Total body water; Fluid regulation; Chapter 4 Cells and organelles; Cells; Cell membrane; Mitochondria; Endoplasmic reticulum; Nucleus; Cytoplasm; Lipid bilayer. Membrane proteinsFunctions of the plasma membrane; Chapter 5 Transport systems; Osmosis; Diffusion; Facilitated diffusion; Active transport; Endocytosis and exocytosis; Chapter 6 Blood; Blood; Formation of blood cells; RBC; WBC; Platelets; Blood plasma; Chapter 7 Inflammation and immunity; Immune system; Types of immunity; Chapter 8 Tissues; Tissues; Epithelial tissue; Nervous tissue; Connective tissue; Muscle tissue; Part 2 The nervous system; Chapter 9 The brain and nerves; Brain; Neuron; Cranial nerves; Chapter 10 Structures of the brain; Structures of the brain; Cerebrum; Diencephalon. Brain stemCerebellum; Limbic system; Ventricles of the brain; Cerebrospinal fluid; Chapter 11 The spinal cord; Spinal cord; Spinal cord sections; Functions of the spinal cord; Reflex actions; Spinal nerves; Chapter 12 The blood supply; Circle of Willis; Function of the circle of Willis; Blood-brain barrier (BBB); Function of BBB; Chapter 13 The autonomic nervous system; ANS; Sympathetic nervous system; Parasympathetic nervous system; Autonomic control by the CNS; Autonomic reflexes; Chapter 14 Peripheral nervous system; PNS; Peripheral nervous system connections; Sensory division. Motor divisionPart 3 The heart and vascular system; Chapter 15 The heart; Heart; Walls of the heart; Chambers of the heart; Valves of the heart; Blood vessels of the heart; Chapter 16 Blood flow through the heart; Blood flow; Pulmonary circulation; Systemic circulation; Coronary circulation; Coronary arteries; Coronary veins; Chapter 17 The conducting system; Cardiac conduction; SA node; AV node; Bundle of His; Left and right bundle branches; Purkinje fibres; Cardiac cycle; Chapter 18 Nerve supply to the heart; Autonomic nervous system; Chemical regulation of the heart; Baroreceptors. Other factors in heart regulationChapter 19 Structure of the blood vessels; Blood vessels; Structure; Arteries; Veins; Capillaries; Chapter 20 Blood pressure; What is blood pressure?; Physiological factors; Control of blood pressure; Taking blood pressure; Chapter 21 Lymphatic circulation; Lymphatic system; What is lymph?; Lymph nodes; Lymphatic organs; Functions of the lymphatic system; Part 4 The respiratory system; Chapter 22 The respiratory tract; Respiratory system; Upper respiratory tract; Lower respiratory tract; Blood supply; Chapter 23 Pulmonary ventilation ; Control of Breathing; Gas exchange..
Control code
ocn888346911
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xi, 153 pages
Isbn
9781118746318
Lccn
2014032708
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o888346911
  • (OCoLC)888346911
Label
Anatomy and physiology for nurses at a glance, Ian Peate, Muralitharan Nair
Link
http://www.ataglanceseries.com/nursing/anatomy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1 Foundations; Chapter 1 The genome; Genetics; The double helix of DNA; RNA; Nucleotides; Bases; Chromosomes; Protein synthesis; Gene transference; Chapter 2 Homeostatic mechanisms; Homeostasis; Feedback mechanisms; Negative feedback; Positive feedback; Chapter 3 Fluid compartments; Total body water; Fluid regulation; Chapter 4 Cells and organelles; Cells; Cell membrane; Mitochondria; Endoplasmic reticulum; Nucleus; Cytoplasm; Lipid bilayer. Membrane proteinsFunctions of the plasma membrane; Chapter 5 Transport systems; Osmosis; Diffusion; Facilitated diffusion; Active transport; Endocytosis and exocytosis; Chapter 6 Blood; Blood; Formation of blood cells; RBC; WBC; Platelets; Blood plasma; Chapter 7 Inflammation and immunity; Immune system; Types of immunity; Chapter 8 Tissues; Tissues; Epithelial tissue; Nervous tissue; Connective tissue; Muscle tissue; Part 2 The nervous system; Chapter 9 The brain and nerves; Brain; Neuron; Cranial nerves; Chapter 10 Structures of the brain; Structures of the brain; Cerebrum; Diencephalon. Brain stemCerebellum; Limbic system; Ventricles of the brain; Cerebrospinal fluid; Chapter 11 The spinal cord; Spinal cord; Spinal cord sections; Functions of the spinal cord; Reflex actions; Spinal nerves; Chapter 12 The blood supply; Circle of Willis; Function of the circle of Willis; Blood-brain barrier (BBB); Function of BBB; Chapter 13 The autonomic nervous system; ANS; Sympathetic nervous system; Parasympathetic nervous system; Autonomic control by the CNS; Autonomic reflexes; Chapter 14 Peripheral nervous system; PNS; Peripheral nervous system connections; Sensory division. Motor divisionPart 3 The heart and vascular system; Chapter 15 The heart; Heart; Walls of the heart; Chambers of the heart; Valves of the heart; Blood vessels of the heart; Chapter 16 Blood flow through the heart; Blood flow; Pulmonary circulation; Systemic circulation; Coronary circulation; Coronary arteries; Coronary veins; Chapter 17 The conducting system; Cardiac conduction; SA node; AV node; Bundle of His; Left and right bundle branches; Purkinje fibres; Cardiac cycle; Chapter 18 Nerve supply to the heart; Autonomic nervous system; Chemical regulation of the heart; Baroreceptors. Other factors in heart regulationChapter 19 Structure of the blood vessels; Blood vessels; Structure; Arteries; Veins; Capillaries; Chapter 20 Blood pressure; What is blood pressure?; Physiological factors; Control of blood pressure; Taking blood pressure; Chapter 21 Lymphatic circulation; Lymphatic system; What is lymph?; Lymph nodes; Lymphatic organs; Functions of the lymphatic system; Part 4 The respiratory system; Chapter 22 The respiratory tract; Respiratory system; Upper respiratory tract; Lower respiratory tract; Blood supply; Chapter 23 Pulmonary ventilation ; Control of Breathing; Gas exchange..
Control code
ocn888346911
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xi, 153 pages
Isbn
9781118746318
Lccn
2014032708
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o888346911
  • (OCoLC)888346911

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