Guyton & Hall Physiology Review

By

  • John Hall, PhD, Arthur C. Guyton Professor and Chair, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Director, Mississippi Center for Obesity Research, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi
  • John Hall, PhD, Arthur C. Guyton Professor and Chair, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Director, Mississippi Center for Obesity Research, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi

The Guyton and Hall Physiology Review, by Dr. John E. Hall, is an ideal way to prepare for the USMLE Step I. More than 1,000 board-style questions, as many as 30% revised for this edition, test your knowledge of the most essential, need-to-know concepts in physiology. Review the physiology of all major body systems, with emphasis on system interaction, homeostasis, and pathophysiology, and master a large amount of information in an abbreviated time.
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Audience

First- and second-year medical students, graduate students in the medical sciences

 

Book information

  • Published: February 2011
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4160-5452-8


Table of Contents

Unit I The Cell and General Physiology

Unit II Membrane Physiology, Nerve, and Muscle

Unit III The Heart

Unit IV The Circulation

Unit V The Body Fluids and Kidneys

Unit VI Blood Cells, Immunity, and Blood Coagulation

Unit VII Respiration

Unit VIII Aviation, Space, and Deep-Sea Diving Physiology

Unit IX The Nervous System: A. General Principles and Sensory Physiology

Unit X The Nervous System: B. The Special Senses

Unit XI The Nervous System: C. Motor and Integrative Neurophysiology

Unit XII Gastrointestinal Physiology

Unit XIII Metabolism and Temperature Regulation

Unit XIV Endocrinology and Reproduction

Unit XV Sports Physiology