The Physiology of Health and Illness: With Related Anatomy

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Stanley Thornes, 1997 - Science - 710 pages
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The authors of this book have written a balanced textbook based on their combined experience of teaching students of nursing, midwifery, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, radiography, speech therapy, podiatry, and medical laboratory sciences. The approach adopted emphasises the causes and effect mechanisms operating in both health and illness within the framework of homeostasis. The textbook, with its clear illustrations, is also an invaluable resource for lecturers.

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Contents

Cells and the internal
31
Digestion absorption
43
Tissues organs and body systems
70
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Derek Mechan is currently Teacher of Biology at Brentwood School, Essex and was formerly Associate Head of the Institute of Medical and Health Care, Hong Kong Polytechnic.

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