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The most immediately apparent changes in this edition are in the art program. Although previous editions were praised for the high quality of the figures—their clarity, pedagogical usefulness, and beauty—the art in the current edition represents a marked improvement.

Tissue fluid

Tissue fluid

Capillary Venous

Arterial end of capillary Venous end of capillary

Arterial end of capillary Venous end of capillary

(37 + 0) - (1 + 25)

(17 + 0) - (1 + 25)

= 11 mmHg

= -9 mmHg

Net filtration

Net absorption

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Essentials of Human Physiology

Essentials of Human Physiology

This ebook provides an introductory explanation of the workings of the human body, with an effort to draw connections between the body systems and explain their interdependencies. A framework for the book is homeostasis and how the body maintains balance within each system. This is intended as a first introduction to physiology for a college-level course.

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