Table of Contents

Introduction and homeostasis / Jeannette Naish.
Biochemistry and cell biology / Marek H. Dominiczak.
Energy metabolism / Mark Holness, Mary Sugden, and Jeannette Naish.
Pharmacology / Walter Wieczorek and Jeannette Naish.
Human genetics / Denise Syndercombe Court and David P. Kelsell.
Pathology and immunology / Denise Syndercombe Court, Paola Domizio, Armine Sefton, and Nigel Yeatman.
Epidemiology : science for the art of medicine / Jeannette Naish and Denise Syndercombe Court.
The nervous system / Brian Pentland.
Bone, muscle, skin, and connective tissue / Lesley Robson and Denise Syndercombe Court.
Endocrinology / Joy Hinson and Peter Raven.
The cardiovascular system / Andrew Archbold and Jeannette Naish.
Haematology / Drew Provan, Adrian C. Newland, and Denise Syndercombe Court.
The respiratory system / Gavin Donaldson.
The renal system / Girish Namagondlu and Alistair Chesser.
The alimentary system / John Wilkinson.
Diet and nutrition / Amrutha Ramu, Penny Neild, and Jeannette Naish. An integrated approach to teaching basic sciences and clinical medicine has meant that medical students have been driven to a range of basic science textbooks to find relevant information. Medical Sciences is designed to do the integration for you. In just one book, the diverse branches of medical science are synthesised into the appropriate systems of the human body, making this an invaluable aid to approaching the basics of medicine within in a clinical context. . An integrated approach to teaching basic sciences and clinical medicine has meant that medical students have been.