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Anatomy and Physiology for Nursing and Healthcare Students at a Glance


Anatomy and Physiology for Nursing and Healthcare Students at a Glance


At a Glance (Nursing and Healthcare) 2. Aufl.

von: Ian Peate

21,99 €

Verlag: Wiley-Blackwell
Format: PDF
Veröffentl.: 08.03.2022
ISBN/EAN: 9781119757214
Sprache: englisch
Anzahl Seiten: 176

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<b>Anatomy and Physiology for Nursing and Healthcare Students at a Glance</b> <p>The market-leading <i>at a Glance</i> series is popular among healthcare students and newly qualified practitioners for its concise, simple approach and excellent illustrations. <p>Each bite-sized chapter is covered in a double-page spread with clear, easy-to-follow diagrams, supported by succinct explanatory text. <p>Covering a wide range of topics, books in the <i>at a Glance</i> series are ideal as introductory texts for teaching, learning and revision, and are useful throughout university and beyond. <p><b>Everything you need to know about anatomy and physiology … <i>at a Glance!</i></b> <p><b>An ideal introduction and revision guide for anatomy and physiology</b> <p>As part of the popular <i>At a Glance</i> series, <i>Anatomy & Physiology for Nursing & Healthcare Students</i> provides a wonderful introduction to the topic and is written with the student nurse in mind. This is also a useful reference guide for any healthcare professional looking for a quick refresher on the human body. The book strikes a balance between being succinct without being superficial, with concise writing that provides an overview of anatomy and physiology. Helping nurses develop practical skills and deliver increasingly complex care for patients through the study of how the body functions, readers will also find: <ul><li> A user-friendly approach that includes bite-size pieces of information and full-colour diagrams to help students retain, recall, and apply facts to their practice</li> <li>Clinical practice points that aim to encourage readers to relate to the theoretical concepts in practice</li> <li>New to the second edition: a chapter on anatomical terms and emphasising the importance of the correct anatomical terminology in communication between healthcare professionals</li> <li>Includes access to a companion website with self-assessment questions for each chapter</li></ul> <p>This quick and easy-to-digest introduction to anatomy and physiology is the perfect textbook for nursing students in all fields of practice, allied healthcare students including paramedics and physiotherapists, and newly qualified nurses and nursing associates. It is also an ideal reference book for anyone looking for an overview of the human body. The book is also available in a range of digital formats which allows for easy access on the go. <p>For more information on the complete range of Wiley nursing and health publishing, please visit: <b>www.wiley.com</b> <p>To receive automatic updates on Wiley books and journals, join our email list. Sign up today at <b>www.wiley.com/email</b> <p><b>All content reviewed by students for students</b> <p>Wiley nursing books are designed exactly for their intended audience. All of our books are developed in collaboration with students. This means that our books are always published with you, the student, in mind. <p>If you would like to be one of our student reviewers, go to <b>www.reviewnursingbooks.com</b> to find out more. <p>This new edition is also available as an e-book. For more details, please see <b>www.wiley.com/buy/9781119757207</b>
<p>Preface</p> <p>Abbreviations</p> <p>Acknowledgements</p> <p>How to use your revision guide and the companion website</p> <p><b>Part 1 Foundations</b></p> <p>1 Anatomical terms</p> <p>2 Genetics and genomics</p> <p>3 Homeostasis</p> <p>4 Fluid compartments</p> <p>5 Cells and organelles</p> <p>6 Transport systems</p> <p>7 Blood</p> <p>8 Inflammation and immunity</p> <p>9 Tissues</p> <p><b>Part 2 The nervous system</b></p> <p>10 The brain and nerves</p> <p>11 The structures of the brain</p> <p>12 The spinal cord</p> <p>13 The blood supply</p> <p>14 The autonomic nervous system</p> <p>15 The peripheral nervous system</p> <p><b>Part 3 The heart and vascular system</b></p> <p>16 The heart</p> <p>17 Blood flow through the heart</p> <p>18 The conducting system</p> <p>19 Nerve supply to the heart</p> <p>20 The structure of the blood vessels</p> <p>21 The blood pressure</p> <p>22 The lymphatic circulation</p> <p><b>Part 4 The respiratory system</b></p> <p>23 The respiratory tract</p> <p>24 Pulmonary ventilation</p> <p>25 Control of breathing</p> <p>26 Gas exchange</p> <p><b>Part 5 The gastrointestinal tract</b></p> <p>27 The upper gastrointestinal tract</p> <p>28 The lower gastrointestinal tract</p> <p>29 The liver, gall bladder and biliary tree</p> <p>30 The pancreas and spleen</p> <p>31 Digestion</p> <p><b>Part 6 The urinary system</b></p> <p>32 The kidney (microscopic)</p> <p>33 The kidney (macroscopic)</p> <p>34 The ureters, bladder and urethra</p> <p>35 The formation of urine</p> <p><b>Part 7 The male reproductive system</b></p> <p>36 The external male genitalia</p> <p>37 The prostate gland</p> <p>38 Spermatogenesis</p> <p><b>Part 8 The female reproductive system </b></p> <p>39 The female internal reproductive organs</p> <p>40 The external female genitalia</p> <p>41 The female breast</p> <p>42 The menstrual cycle</p> <p><b>Part 9 The endocrine system</b></p> <p>43 The endocrine system</p> <p>44 The thyroid and adrenal glands</p> <p>45 The pancreas and gonads</p> <p><b>Part 10 The musculoskeletal system</b></p> <p>46 Bone structure</p> <p>47 Bone types</p> <p>48 Joints</p> <p>49 Muscles</p> <p><b>Part 11 The skin</b></p> <p>50 The skin</p> <p>51 The skin appendages</p> <p>52 Epithelialisation</p> <p>53 Granulation</p> <p><b>Part 12 The senses</b></p> <p>54 Sight</p> <p>55 Hearing</p> <p>56 Olfaction</p> <p>57 Gustation</p> <p><b>Appendices</b></p> <p>Appendix 1 Normal physiological values</p> <p>Appendix 2 Prefixes and suffixes</p> <p>Appendix 3 Glossary</p> <p>Further reading</p> <p>Index</p>
<p><B>Ian Peate, OBE FRCN, </B>Senior Lecturer, Roehampton University; Visiting Professor of Nursing, St George’s University of London and Kingston University London; Visiting Professor, Northumbria University; Visiting Senior Clinical Fellow, University of Hertfordshire, and Editor-in-Chief of the British Journal of Nursing.</p>
<p>The market-leading <i>at a Glance</i> series is popular among healthcare students and newly qualified practitioners for its concise, simple approach and excellent illustrations.</p> <p>Each bite-sized chapter is covered in a double-page spread with clear, easy-to-follow diagrams, supported by succinct explanatory text. <p>Covering a wide range of topics, books in the <i>at a Glance</i> series are ideal as introductory texts for teaching, learning and revision, and are useful throughout university and beyond. <p><b>Everything you need to know about anatomy and physiology … <i>at a Glance!</i></b> <p><b>An ideal introduction and revision guide for anatomy and physiology</b> <p>As part of the popular <i>At a Glance</i> series, <i>Anatomy & Physiology for Nursing & Healthcare Students</i> provides a wonderful introduction to the topic and is written with the student nurse in mind. This is also a useful reference guide for any healthcare professional looking for a quick refresher on the human body. The book strikes a balance between being succinct without being superficial, with concise writing that provides an overview of anatomy and physiology. Helping nurses develop practical skills and deliver increasingly complex care for patients through the study of how the body functions, readers will also find: <ul><li> A user-friendly approach that includes bite-size pieces of information and full-colour diagrams to help students retain, recall, and apply facts to their practice</li> <li>Clinical practice points that aim to encourage readers to relate to the theoretical concepts in practice</li> <li>New to the second edition: a chapter on anatomical terms and emphasising the importance of the correct anatomical terminology in communication between healthcare professionals</li> <li>Includes access to a companion website with self-assessment questions for each chapter</li></ul> <p>This quick and easy-to-digest introduction to anatomy and physiology is the perfect textbook for nursing students in all fields of practice, allied healthcare students including paramedics and physiotherapists, and newly qualified nurses and nursing associates. It is also an ideal reference book for anyone looking for an overview of the human body. The book is also available in a range of digital formats which allows for easy access on the go. <p>For more information on the complete range of Wiley nursing and health publishing, please visit: <b>www.wiley.com</b> <p>To receive automatic updates on Wiley books and journals, join our email list. Sign up today at <b>www.wiley.com/email</b> <p><b>All content reviewed by students for students</b> <p>Wiley nursing books are designed exactly for their intended audience. All of our books are developed in collaboration with students. This means that our books are always published with you, the student, in mind. <p>If you would like to be one of our student reviewers, go to <b>www.reviewnursingbooks.com</b> to find out more. <p>This new edition is also available as an e-book. For more details, please see <b>www.wiley.com/buy/9781119757207</b>

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