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Master the story of Anatomy & Physiology with Saladin's Anatomy & Physiology: The Unity of Form and Function! Saladin's A&P helps students make connections by telling a story that will intrigue, engage, and inspire them. Saladin expertly weaves together science, clinical applications, history and evolution of the body with vibrant photos and art to convey the beauty and excitement of the subject.
A consistent set of chapter learning tools helps students identify and retain key concepts while the stunning visual program provides a realistic view of body structures and processes.
Saladin's text requires no prior knowledge of college chemistry or cell biology, and is designed for a two-semester A&P course.
Part One Organization of the Body1 Major Themes of Anatomy and Physiology ATLAS A General Orientation to Human Anatomy 2 The Chemistry of Life3 Cellular Form and Function4 Genetics of Cellular Function5 HistologyPart Two Support and Movement6 The Integumentary System7 Bone Tissue8 The Skeletal System9 Joints10 The Muscular System ATLAS B Regional and Surface Anatomy 11 Muscular TissuePart Three Internal Coordination and Control12 Nervous Tissue13 The Spinal Cord, Spinal Nerves, and Somatic Reflexes14 The Brain and Cranial Nerves15 The Autonomic Nervous System and Visceral Reflexes16 Sense Organs17 The Endocrine SystemPart Four Circulation and Defense 18 The Circulatory System: Blood19 The Circulatory System: Heart20 The Circulatory System: Blood Vessels and Circulation21 The Lymphatic and Immune SystemsPart Five Intake and Output 22 The Respiratory System23 The Urinary System24 Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid - Base Balance25 The Digestive System26 Nutrition and MetabolismPart Six Reproduction and the Life Cycle 27 The Male Reproductive System28 The Female Reproductive System29 Human Development and AgingAPPENDIX A: Periodic Table of the ElementsAPPENDIX B: Answer KeysAPPENDIX C: Symbols, Weights, and MeasuresAPPENDIX D: Biomedical AbbreviationsAPPENDIX E: The Genetic Code APPENDIX F: Lexicon of biomedical Word Elements APPENDIX G: Eighth Edition Changes in Terminology GlossaryCreditsIndex
ISBN: 9781259277726 ISBN-10: 1259277720 Audience:
Tertiary; University or College
For Ages: 18+ years old Format:
Number Of Pages: 1248 Published: 6th January 2017 Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education Country of Publication: US Dimensions (cm): 28.4 x 23.7
Weight (kg): 2.92
Edition Number: 8 Edition Type: Revised