viernes, 26 de diciembre de 2008

La Vida de los Elefantes

Publicado por Maverick Panditas

The Living Elephants

Autor: Raman Sukumar
Idioma: Inglés
Número de páginas: 495
Materia: Veterinaria
Año: 2003
Formato: PDF
ISBN-10: 0195107780
ISBN-13: 978-0195107784

CONTENIDO:

1 Moeritheres, Mastodonts, and Mammoths Elephant Evolution in Action
2 Elephants, Gods, and People The Interrelationship of Culture and Ecology
3 Bulls, Musth, and Cows The Elephantine Mating Game
4 Mothers, Children, and Aunts The Social Life of Elephant Families
5 Bamboos, Bark, and Bananas The Diet of a Megaherbivore
6 Forests, Fires, and Grasslands The Impact of Elephants on Their Habitats
7 Birth, Death, and Chance The Dynamics of Elephant Populations
8 Coconuts, Corn, and Carvings The Conflict between Elephants and People
9 Science, Politics, and Pragmatism Conserving the Elephant Populations
Appendix 1: Status and Distribution of Elephants
Appendix 2: Statural Growth in Elephants


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Bases de Fisiopatología

Publicado por Maverick Panditas

Essentials of pathophysiology

Autor: Carol Mattson Porth
Idioma: Inglés
Número de páginas: 915
Materia: Fisiología, Patología
Año: 2003
Formato: PDF
ISBN-10: 0781746450
ISBN-13: 978-0781746458

CONTENIDO:

UNIT I MECHANISMS OF DISEASE
1. Cell Structure and Function
2. Tissue Adaptation and Injury
3. Genetic Control of Cell Function
4. Genetic and Congenital Disorders
5. Alterations in Cell Growth and Replication: Neoplasia
6. Alterations in Fluids, Electrolytes and Acid-Base Balance
UNIT II ALTERATIONS IN BODY DEFENSES
7. Stress and Adaptation
8. The Immune Response
9. Inflammation, Tissue Repair, and Fever
10. Alterations in the Immune Response
UNIT III ALTERATIONS IN THE HEMATOLOGIC SYSTEM
11. Alterations in White Blood Cells
12. Alterations in Hemostasis and Blood Coagulation
13. Alterations in Red Blood Cells
UNIT IV ALTERATIONS IN THE CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM
14. Structure and Function of the Cardiovascular System
15. Alterations in Blood Flow
16. Alterations in Blood Pressure
17. Alterations in Cardiac Function
18. Heart Failure and Circulatory Shock
UNIT V ALTERATIONS IN THE RESPIROTORY SYSTEM
19. Structure and Function of the Respiratory System
20. Alterations in Respiratory Function: Infectious Disorders and Neoplasia
21. Alterations in Respiratory Function: Disorders of Gas Exchange
UNIT VI ALTERATIONS IN THE URINARY SYSTEM
22. Control of Kidney Function
23. Alterations in Renal Function
24. Renal Failure
25. Alterations in Urine Elimination
UNIT VII ALTERATIONS IN THE GASTROINTESTINAL SYSTEM
26. Structure and Function of the Gastrointestinal System
27. Alterations in Gastrointestinal Function
28. Alterations in Hepatobiliary Function
29. Alterations in Body Nutrition
UNIT VIII ALTERATIONS IN THE ENDOCRINE SYSTEM
30. Organization and Control of the Endocrine System Kuenzi
31. Alterations in Pituitary, Thyroid, Parathyroid, and Adrenal Function
32. Diabetes Mellitus
UNIT IX ALTERATIONS IN THE MALE AND FEMALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEMS
33. Alterations in the Male Reproductive System
34. Alterations in the Female Reproductive System
35. Sexually Transmitted Diseases
UNIT X ALTERATIONS IN THE NERVOUS SYSTEM
36. Organization and Control of the Nervous System
37. Alterations in Brain Function
38. Alterations in Neuromuscular Function
39. Pain
40. Alterations in Special Sensory Function
UNIT XI ALTERATIONS IN THE SKELETAL AND INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM
41. Structure and Function of the Skeletal System
42. Alterations in the Skeletal System: Trauma, Infection, and Developmental Disorders
43. Alterations in the Skeletal System: Metabolic and Rheumatoid Disorders
44. Alterations in Skin Function and Integrity


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