Anatomy and Physiology: The Unity of Form and Function / Edition 5 by Kenneth S. Saladin | 9780073525693 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Anatomy and Physiology: The Unity of Form and Function / Edition 5

Anatomy and Physiology: The Unity of Form and Function / Edition 5

by Kenneth S. Saladin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0073525693

ISBN-13: 9780073525693

Pub. Date: 01/09/2009

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

From the completely new, exceptional art program, to the complete integration of the text with technology, Saladin has formed a teaching solution that will both motivate and enable your students to understand and appreciate the wonders of anatomy and physiology. This distinctive text was developed to stand apart from all other A&P texts with unparalleled art, a

Overview

From the completely new, exceptional art program, to the complete integration of the text with technology, Saladin has formed a teaching solution that will both motivate and enable your students to understand and appreciate the wonders of anatomy and physiology. This distinctive text was developed to stand apart from all other A&P texts with unparalleled art, a writing style that has been acclaimed by both users and reviewers and clinical coverage that offers the perfect balance without being too much. Saladin’s well-accepted organization of topics is based upon the most logical physiological ties between body systems. The text requires no prior knowledge of college chemistry or cell biology, and is designed for a two-semester A&P college course.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073525693
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
01/09/2009
Edition description:
5
Pages:
1248

Table of Contents

Part 1 Organization of the Body

1 Major Themes of Anatomy and Physiology

2 The Chemistry of Life

3 Cellular Form and Function

4 Genetics and Cellular Function

5 Histology

Part 2 Support and Movement

6 The Integumentary System

7 Bone Tissue

8 The Skeletal System

9 Joints

10 The Muscular System

11 Muscular Tissue

Part 3 Integration and Control

12 Nervous Tissue

13 The Spinal Cord, Spinal Nerves, and Somatic Reflexes

14 The Brain and Cranial Nerves

15 The Autonomic Nervous System and Visceral Reflexes

16 Sense Organs

17 The Endocrine System

Part 4 Regulation and Maintenance

18 The Circulatory System: Blood

19 The Circulatory System: The Heart

20 The Circulatory System: Blood Vessels and Circulation

21 The Lymphatic and Immune Systems

22 The Respiratory System

23 The Urinary System

24 Water, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance

25 The Digestive System

26 Nutrition and Metabolism

Part 5 Reproduction and Development

27 The Male Reproductive System

28 The Female Reproductive System

29 Human Development

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