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Study Guide for Anatomy & Physiology

Get some extra help mastering core terms, concepts and processes related to the anatomy and physiology of the human body with this comprehensive study aid! Study Guide for Anatomy & Physiology, 9th Edition provides a variety of chapter activities and questions - including crossword puzzles, word scrambles, and questions in the multiple choice, true or false, labeling, matching, and application formats - to help you apply concepts and test your A&P knowledge.

Paperback, 384 Pages

Published: January 2015

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-31689-7


  • UNIT ONE: The Body as a Whole
    1.  Organization of the Body
    2.  Homeostasis
    3.  Chemistry of Life
    4.  Biomolecules
    5.  Cell Structure
    6.  Cell Function
    7.  Cell Growth and Development
    8.  Introduction to Tissues
    9.  Tissue Types

    UNIT TWO: Support and Movement
    10. Skin
    11. Skeletal Tissues
    12. Axial Skeleton
    13. Appendicular Skeleton
    14. Articulations
    15. Axial Muscles
    16. Appendicular Muscles
    17. Muscle Contraction

    UNIT THREE: Communication, Control, and Integration
    18. Nervous System Cells
    19. Nerve Signaling
    20. Central Nervous System
    21. Peripheral Nervous System
    22. Autonomic Nervous System
    23. Physiology of Sensation
    24. Special Senses
    25. Endocrine Regulation
    26. Endocrine Glands

    UNIT FOUR: Transportation and Defense
    27. Blood
    28. Heart
    29. Blood Vessels
    30. Circulation of Blood
    31. Lymphatic System
    32. Innate Immunity
    33. Adaptive Immunity
    34. Stress 

    UNIT FIVE: Respiration, Nutrition and Excretion
    35. Respiratory Tract
    36. Ventilation
    37. Gas Exchange and Transport
    38. Upper Digestive Tract
    39. Lower Digestive Tract
    40. Digestion and Absorption
    41. Nutrition and Metabolism
    42. Urinary System
    43. Fluid and Electrolyte Balance
    44. Acid-Base Balance

    UNIT SIX: Reproduction and Development
    45. Male Reproductive System
    46. Female Reproductive System
    47. Growth and Development
    48. Genetics and Heredity
    Answer Key


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