Case Files: Physiology
Eugene C. Toy
Lange Medical Books/McGraw-Hill, Medical Pub. Division, 2006 - Medical - 420 pages
Includes 50 clinical scenarios with 1-3 open-ended questions, weaving basic science concepts in the clinical scenario, a 3-5 page discussion of the basic science concepts, including definitions and pathophysiology. 3-5 USMLE-style review questions follow each case and "Physiology Pearls" at the end of each chapter highlight key points and enable quick study before exams.
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Cases 17 General Physiology
Cases 814 Cardiac Physiology
Cases 1520 Respiratory Physiology
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