Fundamentals of Anatomy & Physiology / Edition 9

Fundamentals of Anatomy & Physiology / Edition 9

by Frederic H. Martini, Judi L. Nath, Edwin F. Bartholomew
     
 

Features:

  • Cross-references to the main textbook, Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology, help students locate in-depth information when required.
  • Focus on Procedures helps students quickly identify the laboratory procedures that need to be performed.
  • Concept Check questions ensure that

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Overview

Features:

  • Cross-references to the main textbook, Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology, help students locate in-depth information when required.
  • Focus on Procedures helps students quickly identify the laboratory procedures that need to be performed.
  • Concept Check questions ensure that students understand one section of the exercises before moving forward.
  • Clinical Comments illustrate the relevance of anatomy and physiology to daily life.
  • Lab Reports utilize innovative concept maps to synthesize the concepts discovered in the laboratory exercises to the list of questions posed in the chapter opener.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321709332
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
02/02/2011
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1264
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

Unit 1Levels of Organization
1An Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology1
2The Chemical Level of Organization27
3The Cellular Level of Organization: Cell Structure59
4The Cellular Level of Organization: Control Mechanisms at the Cellular Level95
5The Tissue Level of Organization123
Systems Overview: An Orientation to the Human Body166
Unit 2Support and Movement
6The Integumentary System183
7The Skeletal System: Osseous Tissue and Skeletal Structure209
8The Skeletal System: Axial Division237
9The Skeletal System: Appendicular Division269
10The Muscular System: Skeletal Muscle Tissue297
11The Muscular System: Organization327
Unit 3Control and Regulation
12The Nervous System: Neural Tissue369
13The Nervous System: The Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves405
14The Nervous System: The Brain and Cranial Nerves433
15The Nervous System: Pathways, Processing, and Higher-Order Functions471
16The Nervous System: Autonomic Division499
17Sensory Function523
18The Endocrine System567
Unit 4Fluids and Transport
19The Cardiovascular System: The Blood605
20The Cardiovascular System: The Heart633
21The Cardiovascular System: Vessels and Circulation663
22The Lymphatic System and Immunity709
Unit 5Environmental Exchange
23The Respiratory System747
24The Digestive System783
25Metabolism and Energetics827
26The Urinary System859
27Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance895
Unit 6Continuity of Life
28The Reproductive System917
29Development and Inheritance953

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