Physicon—The Reliable Icon in Physiology (Preparatory Manual for Undergraduates)

by Sanoop KS, Mridul GS, Nishanth PS

The book ‘PHYSICON—The Reliable Icon in Physiology’ is written for the undergraduate medical students to understand the basic principles of the subject, and also human physiology. The book provides a brief and comprehensive coverage of the subject with simple language, self-explanatory diagrams, flow charts and illustrations. It consists of three sections with 19 chapters. The section one is full of theory with twelve chapters discusses the general physiology, circulating body fluids, respiratory system, cardiovascular system, gastrointestinal system, renal physiology, endocrinology, reproductive system, nerve and muscle physiology, central nervous system and special sense organs of the body. The second section deals with practical’s that explains about the various experiments involved in hematology and experiments on frog with possible viva questions. Also this section describes the procedure for performing clinical examination on an individual along with the questionnaire. The last section is covered with multiple choice and reasoning type questions. The question bank given in this book contains previous university examinations question which will be helpful for the MBBS students. The last chapter of this book is entirely for the normal values of body fluids, hormones and various systems.

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Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. KS Sanoop
Kannur Medical College, Kannur, Kerala, India
2. GS Mridul
Kannur Medical College, Kannur, Kerala, India
3. PS Nishanth Kannur Medical College, Kannur, Kerala, India
ISBN 9789350259009
Speciality Physiology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/11652
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2012
Pages 400
Book Type Textbook


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