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Anatomy and Physiology of Farm Animals / Edition 5

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Anatomy and Physiology of Farm Animals / Edition 5

This text for animal sciences, veterinary, and veterinary technician students is updated with a new chapter on body defenses and vaccination in its sixth edition. Other highlights include updated artwork, increased emphasis on cellular and molecular mechanisms in physiological processes; improved descriptions of species differences; and clinical extracts. The authors are professors of veterinary anatomy, neurobiology, and biomedical sciences at Colorado State University. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780812114355
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 05/01/1992
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 572
Product dimensions: 7.14(w) x 10.26(h) x 1.12(d)

About the Author

Rowen D. Frandson, DVM, MS, W. Lee Wilke, DVM, PhD and Anna D. Fails, DVM, PhD.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology.

Chapter 2. Anatomy and Physiology of the Cell.

Chapter 3. Embryology.

Chapter 4. The Skeletal System.

Chapter 5. Microscopic Anatomy and Growth and Development of Bone.

Chapter 6. Joints.

Chapter 7. Anatomy of the Muscular System.

Chapter 8. Microscopic Anatomy and Physiology of Muscle.

Chapter 9. Anatomy of the Nervous System.

Chapter 10. Physiology of the Nervous System.

Chapter 11. Sense organs.

Chapter 12. Endocrinology.

Chapter 13. The Integument.

Chapter 14. Anatomy and Physiology of the Foot of the Horse.

Chapter 15. Blood and Other Body Fluids.

Chapter 16. Body Defense and the Immune System.

Chapter 17. Anatomy of the Cardiovascular System.

Chapter 18. Physiology of the Heart and Circulation.

Chapter 19, The Respiratory System.

Chapter 20. Anatomy of the Digestive System.

Chapter 21. Physiology of Digestion.

Chapter 22. Nutrition and Metabolism.

Chapter 23. The Urinary System.

Chapter 24. Anatomy of the Male Reproductive System.

Chapter 25. Physiology of Male Reproduction.

Chapter 26. Anatomy of the Female Reproductive System.

Chapter 27. The Ovary and Estrous Cycles.

Chapter 28. Pregnancy and Parturition.

Chapter 29. Anatomy and Physiology of the Mammary Glands.




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