Understanding Anatomy and Physiology: A Visual, Auditory, Interactive Approach / Edition 1

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A&P comes to life with this exceptionally visual, multimedia approach. Begin with an overview of the body, including its chemical and cellular structures, then progress to one-of-a-kind portrayals of each body system, grouped by function. A wealth of full-color illustrations, figures, sidebars, helpful hints, and easy-to-read descriptions make information crystal clear. Each unique page spread provides an entire unit of understanding, breaking down complex concepts into easy-to-grasp sections.

Plus, the CD-ROM offers animations, interactive exercises, and audio pronunciations for a complete learning experience.

Also available: Workbook to Accompany Understanding Anatomy & Physiology

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780803622876
  • Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
  • Publication date: 8/7/2012
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 448
  • Sales rank: 140,782
  • Product dimensions: 10.70 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Table of Contents

  1. Organization of the Body

    1. Orientation to the Human Body
    2. Chemistry of Life
    3. Cells

  2. Covering, support, and movement of the body

    1. Tissues
    2. Integumentary System
    3. Bones & Bone Tissue
    4. Skeletal System
    5. Joints
    6. Muscular System

  3. Regulation and integration of the body

    1. Nervous System
    2. Sense Organs
    3. Endocrine System

  4. Maintenance of the body

    1. Blood
    2. The Heart
    3. Vascular System
    4. Lymphatic & Immune Systems
    5. Respiratory System
    6. Urinary System
    7. Fluid, Electrolyte, & Acid-Base Balance
    8. Digestive System
    9. Nutrition & Metabolism

  5. Continuity

    1. Reproductive Systems
    2. Pregnancy & Human Development
    3. Heredity

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