Applied Science BTEC Nationals/Physiological Investigations


Edexcel recommend the following resources.


Binnie C D et alClinical Neurophysiology: Electromyography, Nerve Conduction and Evoked Potentials (Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd, 1995) ISBN 0750611839

Colman R W et alHemostasis and Thrombosis (Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2005) ISBN 0781749964

Hill S L, Newall C and England P — Practical Handbook of Respiratory Function Testing (Association for Respiratory Technology and Physiology, 1999) ISBN 0953689808

Hughes J M B and Pride N B — Lung Function Tests: Physiological Principles and Clinical Applications (W B Saunders, 1999) ISBN 0702023507

Katz J — Handbook of Clinical Audiology (Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2001) ISBN 0683045482

Koss L G and Melamed M R — Koss’ Diagnostic Cytology and its Histopathologic Bases (Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2005) ISBN 0781719283

Marriott H J L — Marriott’s Practical Electrocardiography (Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2000) ISBN 0683307460

West J B — Pulmonary Pathophysiology: The Essentials (Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2003) ISBN 0781740622


American Heart Association.

Association for Respiratory Technology and Physiology.

British Medical Journal.

Health and Safety Executive guidance for employers and employees on blood-borne viruses in the workplace.

Human Anatomy Online.