Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals: An Interactive Journey / Edition 1

Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals: An Interactive Journey / Edition 1

by Bruce J. Colbert, Jeff J. Ankney, Karen Lee
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131512684

ISBN-13: 9780131512689

Pub. Date: 03/31/2006

Publisher: Pearson

Anatomy and Physiology is a critical academic course you must master to succeed in the health professions. Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals: An Interactive Journey, combined with the built in Study Success Companion , integrated CD , and website are written to enhance learning of the material and discourages mass memorization of facts.

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Overview

Anatomy and Physiology is a critical academic course you must master to succeed in the health professions. Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals: An Interactive Journey, combined with the built in Study Success Companion , integrated CD , and website are written to enhance learning of the material and discourages mass memorization of facts. Students will enjoy reading this Anatomy and Physiology book. Supplemented with a CD, for a visual and interactive learning experience. Humor is used, where appropriate, as well as analogies to compare the human body to everyday things students can relate to.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131512689
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
03/31/2006
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
592
Product dimensions:
8.47(w) x 10.84(h) x 0.86(d)

Table of Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Part I: Preparing for Your Journey

Chapter 1: Anatomy and Physiology: Learning the Language

Chapter 2: The Human Body: Reading the Map

Chapter 3: The Cells: The Raw Materials and Building Blocks

Chapter 4: Tissues and Systems: The Inside Story

Chapter 5: The Skeletal System: The Framework

Chapter 6: The Muscular System: Movement for the Journey

Chapter 7: The Integumentary System: The Protective Covering

Part II: The Control Center of the City

Chapter 8: The Nervous System: The Body’s Control Center, Part One

Chapter 9: The Nervous System: The Body’s Control Center, Part Two

Chapter 10: The Endocrine System: The Body’s Other Control Center

Chapter 11: The Special Senses: The Sights and Sounds

Part III: Specialized Services

Chapter 12: The Cardiovascular System: Transport and Supply

Chapter 13: The Respiratory System: It’s a Gas

Chapter 14: The Lymphatic and Immune Systems: Your Defense Systems

Chapter 15: The Gastro-Intestinal System: Fuel for the Trip

Chapter 16: The Urinary System: Filtration and Fluid Balance

Chapter 17: The Reproduction System: Replacement and Repair

Part IV: Learning from the Journey

Chapter 18: The Journey’s End: Now What?

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