Netter's Physiology Flash Cards - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781416046288, 9780323289702

Netter's Physiology Flash Cards

1st Edition

Authors: Susan Mulroney Susan Mulroney Adam Myers Adam Myers
ISBN: 9781416046288
eBook ISBN: 9780323289702
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 5th August 2009
Page Count: 420

Table of Contents

Section 1: Cell Physiology

1-1. Membrane Proteins
1-2. Body Fluid Compartments
1-3. Measurement of fluid compartments
1-4. Starling forces across the capillary wall
1-5. Fluid Balance
1-6. Cellular Transport I: Active Transport
1-7. Cellular Transport II: Gated channels
1-8. Cellular Transport III: Solute Movement
1-9. Cellular Transport IV: Vesicular Transport
1-10. Cellular Transport V: Water Channels
1-11. Signal Transduction I: Ca2+
1-12. Signal Transduction II: G-Protein Coupled Receptors
1-13. Signal Transduction III: Receptor Tyrosine Kinase Pathway
1-14. Signal Transduction IV: Nuclear Protein Receptors

Section 2: The Nervous System and Muscle

2-1. Nernst Potential
2-2. Resting Membrane Potential
2-3. Axonal Action Potential
2-4. Neurons
2-5. Axonal conduction
2-6. Morphology of Synapses
2-7. Chemical Synaptic Transmission
2-8. Structure of the Neuromuscular Junction
2-9. Sarcoplasmic Reticulum
2-10. Excitation-Contraction Coupling
2-11. Skeletal Muscle Contraction and Relaxation
2-12. Biochemical Mechanics of Muscle Contraction
2-13. Excitation-Contraction Coupling of Smooth Muscle
2-14. Cardiac Muscle Structure
2-15. Major parts of the Central Nervous System and the Vertebral Column
2-16. Major Functions of the Hypothalamus
2-17. Somatic Component of the Peripheral Nervous System
2-18. Skin and Cutaneous Receptors
2-19. Visual Receptors
2-20. Cochlear receptors
2-21. Vestibular Receptors
2-22. Taste Receptors
2-23. Olfactory Receptors
2-24. Muscle and Joint Receptors
2-25. Spinal Reflex Pathways for Stretch, Tendon Organ, and Flexor Withdrawal Reflexes
2-26. Corticospinal Tract
2-27. Functional Subdivisions of Cerebellum
2-28. General Characteristics of the Parasympathetic and Sympathetic Nervous Systems
2-29. Actions of the Autonomic Nervous System

Section 3:

Description

Netter’s Physiology Flash Cards, by Susan Mulroney and Adam Myers, is the perfect resource for fast and fun reinforcement of key physiologic knowledge! 200 cards, beautifully designed in the Netter tradition, offer the perfect streamlined review to help you learn essential facts and mathematical principles easily, efficiently, and at your own rate of study. Cards feature images and questions on the front—with answers and short commentary on the reverse.

Key Features

  • Uses high-quality Netter and Netter-style illustrations for enhanced visual learning.
  • Presents concise, quick-access information on key physiology concepts for the perfect, portable review.
  • Includes questions on the fronts of the cards to further enhance your learning experience and equip you to assess your mastery of the material.
  • Features a matte finish on the reverse side of cards that enable you to make notes.
  • Utilizes a format equally well suited to group or individual study.

Details

No. of pages:
420
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
ISBN:
9781416046288
eBook ISBN:
9780323289702

About the Authors

Susan Mulroney Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Pharmacology & Physiology, Director, Special Master's Program, Georgetown University Medical Center

Susan Mulroney Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Pharmacology & Physiology, Director, Special Master's Program, Georgetown University Medical Center

Adam Myers Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology, Associate Dean and Vice President for Special Graduate Programs, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC

Adam Myers Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology, Associate Dean and Vice President for Special Graduate Programs, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC