Understanding the Human Body (Paper) / Edition 1

Understanding the Human Body (Paper) / Edition 1

by Rodney R. Seeley, Trent D. Stephens, Phil Tate, Trent D. Stephens, Rodney R. Seeley
     
 

ISBN-10: 0801671973

ISBN-13: 9780801671975

Pub. Date: 11/28/1993

Publisher: Mosby, Incorporated

This text offers the "basics" of anatomy and physiology. Each concept is presented in a manner which highlights fundamental concepts first. As discussion progresses, more details are added to enhance learning. This method encourages students to understand- not memorize-the workings of the human body. Application of concepts is encouraged throughout the text to

Overview

This text offers the "basics" of anatomy and physiology. Each concept is presented in a manner which highlights fundamental concepts first. As discussion progresses, more details are added to enhance learning. This method encourages students to understand- not memorize-the workings of the human body. Application of concepts is encouraged throughout the text to challenge students to develop their problem-solving skills.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801671975
Publisher:
Mosby, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/28/1993
Pages:
365
Product dimensions:
8.39(w) x 10.79(h) x 0.51(d)

Table of Contents

1 Introduction to the Human Body
2 Chemistry, Matter and Life
3 Cell Structures and Their Functions
4 Tissues, Glands, and Membranes/
5 The Integumentary System
6 The Skeleton-Bones and Joints
7 The Muscular System
8 The Nervous System
9 The General and Special Senses
10 The Endocrine System
11 Blood
12 The Heart
13 Blood Vessels and Circulation
14 The Lymphatic System and Immunity
15 The Respiratory System
16 The Digestive System
17 Nutrition, Metabolism and Body Temperature
18 The Urinary System and Fluid Balance
19 The Reproductive System
20 Development and Heredity
21 Infectious Diseases
Appendixes
A. Some Common Disorders Caused by Pathogens
B. Table of Measurements
C. Answers to Chapter Tests
Glossary

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