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Anthony's Textbook of Anatomy & Physiology (20th Revised edition)

Anthony's Textbook of Anatomy & Physiology (20th Revised edition)

By: Dr. Kevin T. Patton (author), Gary A. Thibode (author)Hardback

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There's no other A&P text that equals Anatomy & Physiology for its student-friendly writing, visually engaging content, and wide range of learning support. Focusing on the unifying themes of structure and function in homeostasis, this dynamic text helps you easily master difficult material with consistent, thorough, and non-intimidating explanations. You can also connect with the textbook through a number of electronic resources, including the engaging A&P Online course, an electronic coloring book, online tutoring, and more!Creative, dynamic design with over 1400 full-color photographs and drawings, plus a comprehensive color key, illustrates the most current scientific knowledge and makes the information more accessible. UNIQUE! Consistent, unifying themes in each chapter such as the Big Picture and Cycle of Life sections tie your learning together and make anatomical concepts relevant. UNIQUE! Body system chapters have been broken down into separate chapters to help you learn material in smaller pieces. UNIQUE! A&P Connect guides you to the Evolve site where you can learn more about related topics such as disease states, health professions, and more. Quick Guide to the Language of Science and Medicine contains medical terminology, scientific terms, pronunciations, definitions, and word part breakdowns for key concepts. Brief Atlas of the Human of the Human Body contains more than 100 full-color supplemental photographs of the human body, including surface and internal anatomy.Smaller, separate chapters for Cell Reproduction, Autonomic Nervous System, Endocrine Regulation, and Endocrine Glands. Expansion of A&P Connect includes Protective Strategies of the Respiratory Tract, "Meth Mouth," Chromosome Territories, Using Gene Therapy, and Amazing Amino Acids. Art and content updates include new dynamic art and the most current information available.

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 Glossary Photo/Illustration Credits Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780323096003
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1240
  • ID: 9780323096003
  • ISBN10: 032309600X
  • edition: 20th Revised edition

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