Thrive in Human Physiology by Ian KayThrive in Human Physiology by Ian Kay

Thrive in Human Physiology

byIan Kay, Gethin Evans

Paperback | June 8, 2014

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The Thrive in Bioscience revision guides are written to help students achieve exam success in all core areas of bioscience. Each title encourages the reader to follow four steps to maximise their learning, with features to support this process. Step one: Review the factsThe revision guides are designed to help learning be quick and effective:* Information is set out in bullet points, making it easy to digest* Clear, uncluttered illustrations illuminate what is said in the text* Key concept panels summarise the essential learning points Step two: Check your understandingReaders are encouraged to: * Complete the questions at the end of chapters and online multiple-choice questions to reinforce their learning* Use the flashcard app to master the essential terms and phrasesStep three: Take note of extra adviceRevision tips, and hints for getting those precious extra marks in exams, are presented throughout. Step four: Go the extra mileReaders can explore the suggestions for further reading to take their understanding one step further.Each title in the series is tailored to maximise understanding and achievement, to ensure that the reader really can thrive in their studies. They are the perfect course companions for any bioscience degree. Each title in the series is accompanied by the following digital resources:A flashcard glossary app, enabling the user to test their understanding of key terminology;A bank of interactive MCQs, giving users a hands-on way to check they have fully understood the concepts presented.
Dr Ian Kay graduated with a degree in Biological Sciences followed by a PhD investigating airway neurophysiology. For the last twenty years he has taught physiology at all levels at Manchester Metropolitan University. His current research interests are linked to learning and teaching and the student experience. In particular, he is int...
Title:Thrive in Human PhysiologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pagesPublished:June 8, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199662487

ISBN - 13:9780199662487

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction to human physiology2. Control and co-ordination I - the nervous system3. Control and co-ordination II - the endocrine system4. Musculoskeletal physiology and movement5. Cardiovascular physiology6. Respiratory physiology7. Renal physiology8. Gastrointestinal physiology9. Reproductive physiology10. Integrative physiology