Guyton and Hall Textbook of Medical Physiology

Guyton and Hall Textbook of Medical Physiology Author(s): John E. Hall

Difference between 13th and 12th editions
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Key differences between 13th and 12th editions

  • Time lapse between current and previous editions: 5 years (2015 vs 2010).
  • This Physiology textbook was originally written by Arthur C. Guyton and published in 1956.
  • The Thirteenth edition presents several new discussions on:
    • Regulation of smooth muscle cell contraction by Calcium ions (Chapter 4)
    • Amyloid beta-peptide aggregation and its association with Alzheimer's disease (Chapter 60)
    • Role of gastrointestinal hormones (gastrin, cholecystokinin, secretin, and other) in controlling GI motility (Chapter 63)
    • "Free energy" obtained from the oxidation of the food (Chapter 68)
    • The role of ATP as the major energy currency of the cell (Chapter 68)
    • Oxidative phosphorylation, the process in which ATP is synthesized during sequence of oxidative reactions (Chapter 68)
    • Basic structure of the triglyceride molecule (Chapter 69)
    • Most important adrenocortical hormones (Chapter 78)
    • Oogenesis and stages of follicular development (Chapter 82)
    • Synthetic hormones for suppression of ovulation (Chapter 82)
    • Causes of female sterility infertility (Chapter 82)
    • Fetal metabolism (Chapter 84)
    • Difference between men and women in performance capabilities (Chapter 85)
13th Edition of
Guyton and Hall Textbook of Medical Physiology
eBook, 1168 pages
eBook ISBN: 9780323389303
Published by: Saunders, May 31, 2015
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ISBN-10: 1455770051
ISBN-13: 9781455770052
Published by: Saunders, June 03, 2015
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International edition
Paperback, 1168 pages
ISBN-10: 1455770167
ISBN-13: 9781455770168
Published by: Saunders (W.B.) Co Ltd, June 03, 2015
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12th Edition of
Guyton and Hall Textbook of Medical Physiology
Enhanced E-book (Guyton Physiology)
eBook, 1120 pages
eBook ISBN: 9781437726749
Published by: Saunders, July 19, 2010
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Hardcover, 1120 pages
ISBN-10: 1416045740
ISBN-13: 9781416045748
Published by: Saunders, June 29, 2010
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11th Edition of
Textbook of Medical Physiology
with STUDENT CONSULT Online Access
Hardcover, 1104 pages
ISBN-10: 0721602401
ISBN-13: 9780721602400
Published by: Saunders, September 01, 2005
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