Anatomy & Physiology - Text/Laboratory Manual Package / Edition 5

Anatomy & Physiology - Text/Laboratory Manual Package / Edition 5

by Gary A. Thibodeau
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323024335

ISBN-13: 9780323024334

Pub. Date: 01/09/2003

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Thibodeau's "Anatomy and Physiology" has a long and distinguished history with health science students as an accessible, understandable, and motivating introduction to the human body. It is designed for two-semester anatomy and physiology courses.  See more details below

Overview

Thibodeau's "Anatomy and Physiology" has a long and distinguished history with health science students as an accessible, understandable, and motivating introduction to the human body. It is designed for two-semester anatomy and physiology courses.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323024334
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
01/09/2003
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1586
Product dimensions:
9.40(w) x 11.30(h) x 2.40(d)

Table of Contents

Unit 1The Body as a Whole
Introduction Seeing the Big Picture2
1Organization of the Body4
2The Chemical Basis of Life35
3Cells61
4Tissues98
Unit 2Support and Movement
5Skin and Its Appendages130
6Skeletal Tissues153
7The Skeletal System168
8Articulations201
9Physiology of the Muscular System223
10Anatomy of the Muscular System248
Unit 3Communication, Control, and Integration
11Nervous System Cells280
12The Central Nervous System307
13The Peripheral Nervous System343
14Sense Organs373
15The Endocrine System402
Unit 4Transportation and Defense
16Blood442
17Anatomy of the Cardiovascular System465
18Physiology of the Cardiovascular System500
19Lymphatic System530
20Immune System545
21Stress566
Unit 5Respiration, Nutrition, and Excretion
22Anatomy of the Respiratory System578
23Physiology of the Respiratory System600
24Anatomy of the Digestive System623
25Physiology of the Digestive System652
26Nutrition and Metabolism672
27The Urinary System702
28Fluid and Electrolyte Balance732
29Acid-Base Balance752
Unit 6Reproduction and Development
30Male Reproductive System772
31Female Reproductive System787
32Growth and Development812
33Genetics and Heredity838
Mini-Atlas of Human Anatomy859
App. A Metric Measurements885
App. B Potential Osmotic Pressure887
App. C Clinical and Laboratory Values889
Glossary895
Illustration and Photo Credits921
Index925

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