Study Guide for Anatomy & Physiology / Edition 8

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The chapters in the Study Guide mirror the chapters in the textbook. Multiple choice, matching, true-false, fill-in-the-blank, and completion questions; there are over 1,200 question in all. Apply What You Know sections encourage critical thinking and application of core content. Crossword puzzles, word scrambles, and other similar "mind-testers" make learning basic anatomy and physiology fun. Did You Know sections include factual tidbits that will engage and interest students. Topics for review tell the student what to review in the textbook prior to beginning the exercises in the study guide. All the answers for each section are located in the back of the study guide. The Evolve Logo and web address are added within each chapter to direct students to further online activities.

Each chapter will be updated to include revised content in the core textbook. Addition of new Case Studies for each chapter.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780323083706
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 3/29/2012
  • Edition description: Study Guid
  • Edition number: 8
  • Pages: 352
  • Sales rank: 364,480
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Table of Contents

UNIT ONE The Body as a Whole Introduction Seeing the Big Picture 1 Organization of the Body 2 The Chemical Basis of Life 3 Anatomy of Cells 4 Physiology of Cells

5 Cell Reproduction 6 Tissues UNIT TWO Support and Movement 7 Skin and its Appendages 8 Skeletal Tissues 9 Skeletal System 10 Articulations 11 Anatomy of the Muscular System 12 Physiology of the Muscular System UNIT THREE Communication, Control, and Integration 13 Nervous System Cells 14 Central Nervous System 15 Peripheral Nervous System

16 Autonomic Nervous System 17 Sense Organs 18 Endocrine Regulation

19 Endocrine Glands UNIT FOUR Transportation and Defense 20 Blood 21 Anatomy of the Cardiovascular System 22 Physiology of the Cardiovascular System 23 Lymphatic System 24 Immune System 25 Stress UNIT FIVE Transportation and Defense 26 Anatomy of the Respiratory System 27 Physiology of the Respiratory System 28 Anatomy of the Digestive System 29 Physiology of the Respiratory System 30 Nutrition and Metabolism 31 The Urinary System 32 Fluid and Electrolyte Balance 33 Acid-Base Balance UNIT SIX Reproduction and Development 34 Male Reproductive System 35 Female Reproductive System 36 Growth and Development 37 Genetics and Heredity Answer Key

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