Wheater's Functional Histology

6th Edition

A Text and Colour Atlas

Authors:

  • Phillip Woodford
  • Geraldine O'Dowd
  • Key Features

    • Recognize the microscopic structure of normal human tissues and how it relates to function with the help of over 900 high-quality histology images and illustrations.
    • Master how to apply histology in a clinical context through coverage of common clinical conditions in each chapter.
    • Access the entire contents online at Student Consult, including all of the images, a virtual histolab, and USMLE-style self-assessment questions and rationales.

    Table of Contents

    TABLE OF CONTENTS

    6th edition

    Part 1—The cell

    1 Cell Structure and Function

    2 Cell Cycle and Replication

    Part 2—Basic tissue types

    3 Blood, Haemopoiesis and Bone Marrow

    4 Supporting/Connective Tissues

    5 Epithelial Tissues

    6 Muscle

    7 Nervous Tissues

    Part 3—Organ systems

    8 Circulatory System

    9 Skin

    10 Skeletal Tissues

    11 Immune System

    12 Respiratory System

    13 Oral Tissues

    14 Gastrointestinal Tract

    15 Liver and Pancreas

    16 Urinary System

    17 The Endocrine System

    18 Male Reproductive System

    19 Female Reproductive System

    20 Central Nervous System

    21 Special Sense Organs

    Appendices

    Appendix 1: Introduction to Microscopy

    Appendix 2: Notes on Staining Techniques

    Appendix 3: Glossary of Terms

     

    Details

    No. of pages:
    464
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2014
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780702047473
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323241236