Mosby's Handbook of Anatomy & PhysiologyBy
- Kevin Patton, PhD, Professor of Life Science, St. Charles Community College, Cottleville, MO, Professor of Anatomy & Physiology Instruction (adjunct), New York Chiropractic College, Seneca Falls, NY, Emeritus Assistant Professor of Physiology, Saint Louis University Medical School, St. Louis, MO
- Gary Thibodeau, PhD, Chancellor Emeritus and Professor Emeritus of Biology, University of Wisconsin, River Falls, River Falls, WI
This excellent summary reference includes a comprehensive illustrated review of important anatomy and related physiological principles. Where appropriate, the authors have developed summary tables of important physiological concepts such as cardiac electrical conductivity and renal filtration. This useful handbook serves as a reminder reference for students and practitioners who have already completed courses in anatomy and physiology and as a quick reference for individuals who must understand and investigate medical-related information using anatomy and physiology terminology.
Paperback, 598 Pages
Published: April 2000
- Organization of the Body · Body Chemistry · Cells: The Basic Units of the Body · Tissues: The Fabric of the Body · Skin · Skeletal System · Muscular System · Nervous System · Endocrine System · Cardiovascular System · Lymphatic and Immune System · Respiratory System · Digestive System · Nutrition and Metabolism · Urinary System · Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance · Reproductive Systems · Growth, Development, and Genetics