Anatomy & Physiology Laboratory Textbook Essentials Version / Edition 6

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Anatomy & Physiology Laboratory Textbook, Essentials Version, by Gunstream et al presents the fundamentals of human anatomy and physiology in an easy-to-follow manner appropriate for allied health students. Designed especially for a one-semester course, the Essentials Version features a concise writing style, 38 self-directing exercises, full-color photomicrographs in the Histology Atlas, and numerous relevant illustrations in each exercise.

A new contributing author, Kyla T. Ross, of Georgia State University, has revised this sixth edition of the manual, updating terminology, replacing photos and art, and bringing her experience in the lab to the explanations and directions.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780073378244
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Publication date: 1/13/2012
  • Format: Spiral Bound
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 352
  • Sales rank: 1,268,844
  • Product dimensions: 8.70 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Dr. Gunstream has authored numerous lab manuals and has one of the best selling short A&P work texts.
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Table of Contents

Part 1 Fundamentals
1 Introduction to Human Anatomy
2 Body Organization
3 The Microscope
4 Cell Anatomy
5 Mitotic Cell Division
6 Diffusion and Osmosis
7 Epithelial and Connective Tissues
8 The Integument
Part 2 The Skeletal System
9 The Skeletal Plan
10 The Skull
11 The Vertebral Column and Thorax
12 The Appendicular Skeleton
13 Articulations
Part 3 The Muscle System
14 Muscle Organization and Body Movements
15 Head and Trunk Muscles
16 Muscles of the Upper Limb
17 Muscles of the Lower Limb
18 Muscle and Nerve Tissues
19 The Nature of Muscle Contraction
20 The Physiology of Muscle Contraction: Using the BIOPAC Student Lab System
21 The Physiology of Muscle Contraction: Using the Intelitool Physiogrip (TM)
Part 4 The Nervous System
22 The Spinal Cord and Reflex Arcs
23 Brain Anatomy: External
24 Brain Anatomy: Internal
25 The Eye
26 The Ear
Part 5 The Circulatory System
27 Blood Tests
28 The Heart
29 Blood Vessels, Fetal Circulation, and Lymphatic System
30 Cardiovascular Phenomena
Part 6 The Respiratory System
31 The Respiratory Organs
32 Respiratory Physiology
Part 7 The Digestive System
33 The Digestive Organs
34 Digestion
Part 8 The Urinary System
35 The Urinary Organs
36 Urine and Urinalysis
Part 9 The Endocrine and Reproductive Systems
37 The Endocrine Glands
38 The Reproductive Organs
Histology Atlas
Laboratory Reports
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