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The Resource Anatomy and Physiology for Nurses at a Glance, (electronic book)

Anatomy and Physiology for Nurses at a Glance, (electronic book)

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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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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 wi
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AU-PeEL
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Peate, Ian
Dewey number
612
LC call number
QP38 -- .P438 2015eb
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Nair, Muralitharan
Series statement
At a Glance
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  • Human anatomy
  • Human physiology
Label
Anatomy and Physiology for Nurses at a Glance, (electronic book)
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Publication
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Description based upon print version of record
Contents
  • ""Title Page""; ""Copyright Page""; ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Abbreviations""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""How to use your revision guide""; ""About the companion website""; ""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 proteins""; ""Functions 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 stem""; ""Cerebellum""; ""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""; ""Bloodâ€?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 division""; ""Part 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 regulation""
  • ""Chapter 19 Structure of the blood vessels""
Control code
purchEBL1956432
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (168 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781118746271
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Anatomy and Physiology for Nurses at a Glance, (electronic book)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Contents
  • ""Title Page""; ""Copyright Page""; ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""Abbreviations""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""How to use your revision guide""; ""About the companion website""; ""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 proteins""; ""Functions 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 stem""; ""Cerebellum""; ""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""; ""Bloodâ€?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 division""; ""Part 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 regulation""
  • ""Chapter 19 Structure of the blood vessels""
Control code
purchEBL1956432
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (168 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9781118746271
Specific material designation
remote

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