Student Workbook for Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology / Edition 2

Student Workbook for Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology / Edition 2

by Valerie C. Scanlon
     
 

ISBN-10: 0803677367

ISBN-13: 9780803677364

Pub. Date: 10/28/1994

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

This book presents anatomy and physiology in a clear, logical, and understandable way, guiding students to a complete understanding of human structure and function. It also provides information on pathophysiology and clinical application in special boxes that enhance and enliven the text without disrupting the flow of each chapter. Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology…  See more details below

Overview

This book presents anatomy and physiology in a clear, logical, and understandable way, guiding students to a complete understanding of human structure and function. It also provides information on pathophysiology and clinical application in special boxes that enhance and enliven the text without disrupting the flow of each chapter. Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology, second edition, provides many features that make learning easier. These include the many color illustrations prepared specifically for this book and designed to work closely with the text to enhance the student's understanding of the subject.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803677364
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
10/28/1994
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
417
Product dimensions:
7.93(w) x 9.98(h) x 0.82(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Organization and General Plan of the Body1
Ch. 2Some Basic Chemistry18
Ch. 3Cells41
Ch. 4Tissues and Membranes61
Ch. 5The Integumentary System81
Ch. 6The Skeletal System95
Ch. 7The Muscular System126
Ch. 8The Nervous System152
Ch. 9The Senses184
Ch. 10The Endocrine System208
Ch. 11Blood233
Ch. 12The Heart256
Ch. 13The Vascular System274
Ch. 14The Lymphatic System and Immunity302
Ch. 15The Respiratory System324
Ch. 16The Digestive System349
Ch. 17Body Temperature and Metabolism377
Ch. 18The Urinary System400
Ch. 19Fluid-Electrolyte and Acid-Base Balance421
Ch. 20The Reproductive Systems436
Ch. 21Human Development and Genetics457
Ch. 22An Introduction to Microbiology and Human Disease481
A: Units of Measure512
B: Abbreviations515
CNormal Values for Some Commonly Used Blood Tests517
DNormal Values for Some Commonly Used Urine Tests519
E: Suggestions for Further Reading520
F: Prefixes, Combining Word Roots, and Suffixes Used in Medical Terminology522
G: Eponymous Terms526
Glossary528
Index569

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >