Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

Online ISBN: 9780470650714

DOI: 10.1002/cphy

Editor(s): David M. Pollock

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  1. Cardiovascular Physiology
  2. Cell Physiology
  3. Comparative and Evolutionary Physiology
  4. Endocrinology and Metabolism
    1. Adipose Tissue
    2. Adrenal Gland and Stress
    3. Cellular Endocrinology
    4. Coping with the Environment: Neural and Endocrine Mechanisms
    5. Endocrine Pancreas and Regulation of Metabolism
      1. Action of Islet Cell Hormones In Vivo
      2. Actions of Islet Cell Hormones at the Molecular Level
      3. Historical Perspectives
      4. Influences of Hormones Acting as Acute Metabolic Regulators on the Actions of Islet Hormones
      5. Insulin Production, Processing, and Degradation
      6. Integrated Hormonal Responses to Physiological Challenges
        1. Effects of Pregnancy on Metabolism
        2. Insulin Resistance, Compensatory Hyperinsulinemia, and Coronary Heart Disease: Syndrome X Revisited
        3. Obesity
        4. Sepsis-induced Changes in Pancreatic Hormone Secretion
        5. The Aging Pancreas: Effects of Aging on Insulin Secretion and Action
        6. The Prevention and Correction of Hypoglycemia
        7. Type I Diabetes Mellitus (Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus)
      7. Production and Degradation of Other Islet Hormones
    6. Endocrine Regulation of Water and Electrolyte Balance
    7. Hormonal Control of Growth
    8. Neuroendocrinology
  5. Environmental Physiology
  6. Exercise Physiology
  7. Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology
  8. Integrative Physiology
  9. Muscle Physiology
  10. Neurophysiology
  11. Renal Physiology
  12. Respiratory Physiology