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Crash Course Endocrinology

The new series of Crash Course continues to provide readers with complete coverage of the MBBS curriculum in an easy-to-read, user-friendly manner. Building on the success of previous editions, the new Crash Courses retain the popular and unique features that so characterised the earlier volumes. All Crash Courses have been fully updated throughout.

Audience
Medical Students

Paperback, 152 Pages

Published: July 2012

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-7234-3623-2

Contents

  • Glossary

    1 Overview of the endocrine system

    2. The hypothalamus and the pituitary gland

    3. The thyroid gland

    4. The adrenal glands

    5. The pancreas

    6. Up and coming hormones

    7. Endocrine control of fluid balance

    8. Endocrine control of calcium homeostasis

    9. Endocrine control of growth

    10. Endocrine disorders of neoplastic origin

    11. Hormones of the reproductive system

    Self-Assessment Questions (SAQs)

    Extended Matching Questions (EMQs)

    SAQ Answers

    EMQ Answers

    Index

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