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Instant Physiology, 2d ed.


Instant physiology, 2d ed.

Borley, Neil R. and Vinod Achan.

Blackwell Publishing


208 pages




With an emphasis on the clinical requirements of medicine and surgery, this quick reference for junior doctors and medical students presents fundamental information on physiology in an easily accessible format. Each topic is covered in a concise, two-page spread, with the text augmented by diagrams, tables, and lists. The second edition features new sections on the effects of starvation and total parenteral nutrition. Borley is affiliated with the Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery at Cheltenham General Hospital and Achan is an Interventional Cardiology Fellow at St. George's Hospital Medical School in London.

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Date:Mar 1, 2006
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