Table of contents for Physics of the human body / Irving P. Herman.


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Terminology, the Standard Human, and Scaling.- Statics of the Body.- Motion.- Mechanical Properties of the Body.- Muscles.- Metabolism: Energy, Heat, Work and Power of the Body.- Fluid Pressure, Fluid Flow in the Body, and Motion in Fluids.- Cardiovascular System.- Lungs and Breathing.- Sound, Speech, and Hearing.- Light, Eyes, and Vision.- Electrical and Magnetic Properties.- Feedback and Control


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Medical physics.
Human physiology.
Biomedical engineering.
Biophysics.
Metabolism -- physiology.