A Brief Atlas of the Human Body / Edition 2

A Brief Atlas of the Human Body / Edition 2

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by Elaine Nicpon Marieb, Matt Hutchinson, Jon Mallatt, Patricia Brady Wilhelm
     
 

ISBN-10: 080537373X

ISBN-13: 9780805373738

Pub. Date: 01/28/2006

Publisher: Pearson

KEY BENETFIT: This best-selling, restructured laboratory manual now includes an entirely new interactive website built specifically for the A&P lab course. For the first time, MyAandP includes Practice Anatomy Lab (PAL) 2.0 and provides 24/7 access to a rich array of anatomy lab specimens, practice quizzes, and simulated lab…  See more details below

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KEY BENETFIT: This best-selling, restructured laboratory manual now includes an entirely new interactive website built specifically for the A&P lab course. For the first time, MyAandP includes Practice Anatomy Lab (PAL) 2.0 and provides 24/7 access to a rich array of anatomy lab specimens, practice quizzes, and simulated lab practicals, gradable pre- and post-lab exercise quizzes for each of the 46 labs in the Marieb lab manual, the new PhysioEx™ 8.0, and videos of lab experiments. The Human Body: An Orientation, The Microscope and Its Uses, The Cell, Histology: Basic Tissues of the Body, The Integumentary System and Body Membranes, The Skeletal System, The Muscular System, The Nervous System, The Endocrine System, The Circulatory System, The Respiratory System, The Digestive System, The Urinary System, The Reproductive System, Development, and Heredity, Surface Anatomy, PhysioEx™ v7.0 Computer Simulations. For all readers interested in a laboratory manual for the A&P lab course.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780805373738
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
01/28/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
129
Sales rank:
169,747
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.30(d)

Table of Contents

1The Human Body: An Orientation2
2Chemistry Comes Alive24
3Cells: The Living Units60
4Tissue: The Living Fabric102
5The Integumentary System135
6Bones and Bone Tissue155
7The Skeleton178
8Joints222
9Muscles and Muscle Tissue247
10The Muscular System287
11Fundamentals of the Nervous System and Nervous Tissue340
12The Central Nervous System379
13The Peripheral Nervous System and Reflex Activity425
14The Autonomic Nervous System460
15Neural Integration482
16The Special Senses501
17The Endocrine System546
18Blood584
19The Cardiovascular System: The Heart612
20The Cardiovascular System: Blood Vessels643
21The Lymphatic System694
22Nonspecific Body Defenses and Immunity707
23The Respiratory System743
24The Digestive System788
25Nutrition, Metabolism, and Body Temperature Regulation845
26The Urinary System896
27Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance927
28The Reproductive System954
29Pregnancy and Human Development999
30Heredity1027
App. AThe Metric SystemA-1
App. BThe Genetic Code: Codon SheetA-2
App. CAmino Acid StructuresA-3
App. DFunctional Groups in Organic MoleculesA-4
App. ESome Important Metabolic PathwaysA-5
App. FPeriodic Table of the ElementsA-9
App. GReference Values for Selected Blood and Urine StudiesA-10
App. HAnswers to Multiple Choice, Matching, and Key Figure QuestionsA-15
CreditsC-1
GlossaryG-1
IndexI-1

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