Physiology - An Illustrated Review

Part I - Cell Physiology

1. The Cell Membrane

2. Neurotransmission

3. Muscle Cell Physiology

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Part II - Neurophysiology

4. Autonomic Nervous System

5. Sensory Systems

6. Motor Systems

7. Higher Cortical Functions

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Part III - Cardiovascular Physiology

8. Electrophysiology of the Heart

9. The Heart as a Pump

10. The Circulation

11. Response of the Cardiovascular System to Gravity, Exercise, and Hemorrhage

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Part IV - Respiratory Physiology

12. Ventilation and Pulmonary Blood Flow

13. Gas Exchange and Transport

14. Control of Respiration

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Part V - Renal Physiology and Acid–base Balance

15. Renal Anatomy, Body Fluids, Glomerular Filtration, and Renal Clearance

16. Renal Tubular Transport

17. Concentration and Dilution of Urine

18. Acid-base Balance

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Part VI - Gastrointestinal Physiology

19. Structure and Regulation of the Gastrointestinal Tract

20. Gastrointestinal Motility

21. Gastrointestinal Secretion

22. Digestion and Absorption

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Part VII - Endocrine Physiology

23. General Principles of Endocrine Physiology

24. The Pituitary Gland

25. Thyroid Hormones

26. Calcium Metabolism

27. Adrenal Hormones

28. Endocrine Pancreas

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Part VIII - Reproductive Physiology

29. Differentiation, Puberty, and Male and Female Reproduction

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