Functional Anatomy and Physiology of Domestic Animals / Edition 4 available in Paperback
Functional Anatomy and Physiology of Domestic Animals, Fourth Edition provides a thorough grounding in the structure and function of animal body systems. Taking an integrated approach to the basics of anatomy and physiology, the book helps readers understand their interconnection in common domestic species. With chapters logically arranged by system, Functional Anatomy and Physiology of Domestic Animals offers students in pre-veterinary or veterinary technology programs an excellent introduction to body systems and acts as a quick review of the basics for more advanced courses or in the clinical setting.
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About the Author
William O. Reece, DVM, PhD, is University Professor Emeritus at Iowa State University's College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Biomedical Sciences.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1. Basics of Structure and Function.
Chapter 2. Body Water: Properties and Functions.
Chapter 3. Blood and Its Functions.
Chapter 4. Nervous System.
Chapter 5. The Sensory Organs.
Chapter 6. Endocrine System.
Chapter 7. Bones, Joints, and Synovial Fluid.
Chapter 8. Muscle.
Chapter 9. The Cardiovascular System.
Chapter 10. The Respiratory System.
Chapter 11. The Urinary System.
Chapter 12. Digestion and Absorption.
Chapter 13. Body Heat and Temperature Regulation.
Chapter 14. Male Reproduction.
Chapter 15. Female Reproduction.
Chapter 16. Lactation