Modern Practical Nursing Series

1st Edition - January 1, 1972

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  • Authors: John C Small, Michael J Clarke-Williams
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483141220

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Endocrinology presents the study of the endocrine system, including a number of specialized organs found in the different areas of the body. The book enumerates the different endocrine glands of the endocrine system, and then details how each gland functions and the parts they play in the metabolism and normal function of the human body. The book also cited disorders of the endocrine system and their treatments. Physicians, nurses, pathologists, endocrinologists, and students of medicine will find this book a good reference.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction

    Chapter 1 Pituitary Gland

    Chapter 2 Thyroid Gland

    Chapter 3 Parathyroid Glands

    Chapter 4 Pancreas

    Chapter 5 Adrenal Glands

    Chapter 6 Sexual Development

    Chapter 7 Testis

    Chapter 8 Ovary

    Chapter 9 Breast

    Chapter 10 Oral Contraceptives



Product details

  • No. of pages: 180
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Butterworth-Heinemann 1972
  • Published: January 1, 1972
  • Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483141220

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John C Small

Michael J Clarke-Williams

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