ISBN 9788188237708,Fundamentals Of Respiratory Physiology

Fundamentals Of Respiratory Physiology



I.K. International Pvt. Ltd

Publication Year 2008

ISBN 9788188237708

ISBN-10 8188237701


Number of Pages 150 Pages
Language (English)

Educational: English language: readers & reading schemes

Fundamentals of Respiratory Physiology emphasizes on the applied aspects and provides key concepts. Many topics, including mechanism of actions of contractile agonists / beta adrenoceptor / nitric oxide on airway smooth muscle and maintenance of arterial carbon dioxide by oxygen and carbon dioxide dissociation curves have been highlighted. The book is going to be beneficial to both graduate and postgraduate students of Physiology and also students of Respiratory Medicine. Salient Features: Up-to-date coverage of respiratory physiology. Emphasizes the applied aspects. The clinical applications are highlighted at the appropriate places. Emphasizes the basic principles so as to enable students to understand the complex concepts. New coverage related to intermittent hypoxia, oxygen homeostasis, feedback control of oxygen supply to the tissues and more has been included. Summarizes the text with many illustrations / tables. Apart from MBBS students, other students who are preparing for examinations (MD, USMLE) will find the book useful