Principles of Anatomy and Physiology, with Atlas and Registration Card / Edition 12

Principles of Anatomy and Physiology, with Atlas and Registration Card / Edition 12

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by Gerard J. Tortora, Bryan H. Derrickson
     
 

The new edition of Principles of Anatomy and Physiology maintains the superb balance between structure and function. It continues to emphasize the correlations between normal physiology and pathophysiology, normal anatomy and pathology, and homeostasis and homeostatic imbalances. The acclaimed illustration program is also even better along with theSee more details below

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The new edition of Principles of Anatomy and Physiology maintains the superb balance between structure and function. It continues to emphasize the correlations between normal physiology and pathophysiology, normal anatomy and pathology, and homeostasis and homeostatic imbalances. The acclaimed illustration program is also even better along with the redevelopment of many of the figures depicting the toughest topics to grasp.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470084717
Publisher:
Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/11/2008
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
898,026
Product dimensions:
9.50(w) x 11.20(h) x 2.00(d)

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Table of Contents

Unit I: Organization of the Human Body.

1. An Introduction to the Human Body.

2. The Chemical Level of Organization.

3. The Cellular Level of Organization.

4. The Tissue Level of Organization.

5. The Integumentary System.

Unit II: Principles of Support and Movement.

6. The Skeletal System: Bone Tissue.

7. The Skeletal System: The Axial Skeleton.

8. The Skeletal System: The Appendicular Skeleton.

9. Joints.

10. Muscle Tissue.

11. The Muscular System.

Unit III: Control Systems of the Human Body.

12. Nervous Tissue.

13. The Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves.

14. The Brain and Cranial Nerves.

15. The Autonomic Nervous System.

16. Sensory, Motor and Integrative Systems.

17. The Special Senses.

18. The Endocrine System.

Unit IV: Maintenance of the Human Body.

19. The Cardiovascular System: The Blood.

20. The Cardiovascular System: The Heart.

21. The Cardiovascular System: Blood Vessels and Hemodynamics.

22. The Lymphatic System, Nonspecific Resistance to Disease, and Immunity.

23. The Respiratory System.

24. The Digestive System.

25. Metabolism.

26. The Urinary System.

27. Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Homeostasis.

Unit V: Continuity.

28. The Reproductive Systems.

29. Development and Inheritance.

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