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Preston. LIR Physiology. 1e. 2012.

Contents
Unit I: Principles of Physiologic Function
1. Cell and Membrane Physiology                                         
2. Membrane Excitability                                                       
3. Osmosis and Body Fluids                                                  
4. Epithelial and Connective Tissue                                       
Unit II: Sensory and Motor Systems
5. Organization                                                                       
6. Central Nervous System                                                     
7. Autonomic Nervous System                                               
8. Vision                                                                                 
9. Hearing and Balance                                                          
10. Taste and Smell                                                                
11. Motor Control Systems                                                    
Unit III. Musculoskeletal and Integumentary Physiology
12. Skeletal Muscle                                                                
13. Cardiac Muscle                                                                
14. Smooth Muscle                                                                 
15. Bone                                                                                 
16. Skin                                                                                  
Unit IV: Cardiovascular System
17. Cardiac Excitation                                                           
18. Cardiac Mechanics                                                          
19. Blood and the Vasculature                                   
20. Cardiovascular Regulation                                               
21. Special Circulations                                                         
Unit V: Respiratory System
22. Lung Mechanics                                                               
23. Gas Exchange                                                                   
24. Respiratory Regulation                                                    
Unit VI: Urinary System
25. Filtration and Micturition                                                 
26. Reabsorption and Secretion                                             
27. Urine Formation                                                               
28. Water and Electrolyte Balance                                         
Unit VII: Gastrointestinal System
29. Principles and Signaling                                                  
30. Mouth, Esophagus, and Stomach                                      
31. Small and Large Intestines                                   
32. Exocrine Pancreas and Liver                                           
Unit VIII: Endocrine System
33. Endocrine Pancreas and Liver                                         
34. Adrenal Glands                                                               
35. Thyroid and Parathyroid Hormones                                 
36. Female and Male Gonads                                                 
Unit IX: Living and Dying
37. Pregnancy and Birth                                                         
38. Thermal Stress and Fever                                                
39. Exercise                                                                           
40. Systems Failure