This edition presents a thoroughly revised updated and rewritten text laying stress on the greater clinical orientation following the latest recommendations of the Medical Council of India. These changes have made it the most appropriate textbook of physiology for the medical students. Greater stress is given to physiological concepts applicable to clinical studies thus providing a sound basis for understanding the situations that the reader shall face as a clinician. All important topics in Sections II (Blood) III (Heart). IV (Circulation). V (Respiration). VI (Nerve and Muscle) VII (Central Nervous System). IX (Gastrointestinal Tract) X (Metabolism and Nutrition). XIV (Kidneys and Body Fluids) and XVI (Geriatric Physiology) are rewritten with a view to highlight the clinical basis. A large number of illustrations have been replaced and many new added. Revised colour plates give greater depth to the understanding of many topics. Retaining its hallmark-brevity and simplicity of presentation-this edition aims to continue to serve the students as a popular textbook.

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Author(s)R K Marya
BindingPaper Back
Publish YearJanuary 2012