Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology

Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology : United States Edition

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This book provides a uniform depth of coverage for all body systems, yet is still a brief. Emphasis is placed on essential fundamental concepts, applications and terminology without excessive detail. This book is known for its clarity of presentation and its outstanding illustration program. Innovative pedagogical elements and a tightly integrated supplements package make this new edition an excellent choice for a brief Anatomy and Physiology introduction. All body systems and organs are discussed.
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  • Mixed media product | 720 pages
  • 234 x 278 x 28mm | 1,877.86g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 0130615676
  • 9780130615671

Table of contents

1. An Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology.

2. The Chemical Level of Organization.

3. Cell Structure and Function.

4. The Tissue Level of Organization.

5. The Integumentary System.

6. The Skeletal System.

7. The Muscular System.

8. The Nervous System.

9. The General and Specific 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 and Metabolism.

18. The Urinary System.

19. The Reproductive System.

20. Development and Inheritance.
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