This accessible introduction to anatomy and physiology uses clear and simple language and illustrations to guide you through the complexities of the human body. The chapters clearly show how the body maintains a balance (homeostasis) and what happens when that balance is disturbed, highlighting...
To Be Published January 14th 2016 by CRC Press
A Homeostatic Approach, Third Edition
The third edition of Physiology and Anatomy for Nurses and Healthcare Practitioners: A homeostatic approach presents homeostasis as a dynamic concept that provides the basis for understanding health and well-being. It recognises how failure to respond to homeostatic disturbances results in...
Published March 26th 2009 by CRC Press
Fundamentals of Homeostasis
Written by experienced nurse lecturers and a theatre nurse, Perioperative Practice highlights and explains the biological processes which can be disrupted by a major surgical procedure. Using the concept of homeostasis as a framework, the authors look at issues common to all surgical procedures...
Published May 29th 2002 by Routledge