The Cardiovascular System

The Cardiovascular System

Paperback Systems of the Body

By (author) Alan Noble, By (author) Robert Johnson, By (author) Alan Thomas, By (author) Paul Bass

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  • Format: Paperback | 192 pages
  • Dimensions: 216mm x 274mm x 12mm | 581g
  • Publication date: 9 April 2010
  • Publication City/Country: London
  • ISBN 10: 070203374X
  • ISBN 13: 9780702033742
  • Edition: 2, Revised
  • Edition statement: 2nd Revised edition
  • Illustrations note: ill
  • Sales rank: 131,083

Product description

This is an integrated textbook on the cardiovascular system, covering the anatomy, physiology and biochemistry of the system, all presented in a clinically relevant context appropriate for the first two years of the medical student course.

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Table of contents

A design specification for the cardiovascular system. Cardiac muscle structure and function. The heart as a pump: valve function and valve disease. Regulation of cardiac function. Blood supply to the heart. Heart failure. The elctrocardiogram. Large blood vessels. Resistance blood vessels.Arterial blood pressure. Capilliary function and lymphatic system. Fetal cardiovascular system and congenital heart disease. Exercise and the cardiovascular system. Haemorrhage and circulatory shoock.