Textbook of Anatomy and Physiology for Nurses

by PR Ashalatha, G Deepa

This book presents the Fifth Edition of Textbook of Anatomy and Physiology for Nurses to our beloved students, which has been thoroughly revised and updated as per the INC requirement. Anatomy and Physiology form the foundation of all medical and surgical specialties. Nurses are also equally responsible in the care of patients. Nurses play an important role in almost all the realms of patient care like administering prescribed medicines through various routes, assisting in carrying out diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, for which a thorough knowledge of Anatomy and Physiology is mandatory. This book is comprised of 4 sections that mainly focus on body and its constituents, blood and lymphatics, organ systems, and nutrition, which are divided into 18 chapters. All the chapters have been thoroughly revised and updated in this new edition to keep students abreast of recent advances in the field. To make the subjects more interesting, more diagrams, photographs of patients with various diseases, tables, X-rays, and flowcharts have been added. Review questions are added at the end of each chapter, which will enable the students to face the examination with confidence. This book is also helpful for Nurses in the preparation of entrance examinations of various universities.

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Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Ashalatha PR
Calicut Medical College, Calicut, Kerala, India
Government Medical College, Manjeri, Malappuram, Kerala, India
Government Medical College, Kozhikode, Kerala, India
2. Deepa G Sree Gokulam Medical College and Research Foundation, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
Government Medical College, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India
ISBN 9789390020041
Speciality Anatomy
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18724
Edition 5/e
Publishing Year 2020
Pages 541
Book Type Textbook


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