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Circulation of the Blood

Men and Ideas

  • Alfred P. Fishman
  • Dickinson W. Richards

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages N2-xx
  2. The Heart

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-2
    2. Alfred P. Fishman, Dickinson W. Richards
      Pages 3-70
    3. Alfred P. Fishman, Dickinson W. Richards
      Pages 71-126
    4. Alfred P. Fishman, Dickinson W. Richards
      Pages 127-198
    5. Alfred P. Fishman, Dickinson W. Richards
      Pages 199-264
    6. Alfred P. Fishman, Dickinson W. Richards
      Pages 265-351
  3. Blood Vessels

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 353-353
    2. Alfred P. Fishman, Dickinson W. Richards
      Pages 355-406
    3. Alfred P. Fishman, Dickinson W. Richards
      Pages 407-486
    4. Alfred P. Fishman, Dickinson W. Richards
      Pages 487-541
  4. Special Circulations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 543-543
    2. Alfred P. Fishman, Dickinson W. Richards
      Pages 545-606
    3. Alfred P. Fishman, Dickinson W. Richards
      Pages 607-701
    4. Alfred P. Fishman, Dickinson W. Richards
      Pages 703-742
    5. Alfred P. Fishman, Dickinson W. Richards
      Pages 743-816
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 817-859

About this book

Introduction

Capturing the real spirit of creativity in physiology, this book explores the personal elements involved in scientific discovery. Circulation of the Blood is the story of the people and achievements that have changed the way we've come to view the human body. The authors, renowned for their extensive experience in the field, examine the heritage of creative genius involved in physiology and trace the historical development of ideas relating to various aspects of circulation of the blood. Their comprehensive coverage goes from the early discoveries of the Greeks and Romans up to modern times.

Keywords

Blood blood vessel circulation heart muscle metabolism physiology

Editors and affiliations

  • Alfred P. Fishman
    • 1
  • Dickinson W. Richards
    • 1
  1. 1.Columbia University College of Physicians and SurgeonsNew YorkUSA

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