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The Anatomy and Physiology Learning System

Who said learning A&P can't be fun? The Anatomy and Physiology Learning System, 4th Edition makes it easy to learn normal structure and function of the body, and summarizes the common disorders found in each body system. Written by well-known educator Edith Applegate, this book combines clear, crisp writing with hundreds of vibrant illustrations. This edition includes a stronger emphasis on medical vocabulary, so you understand key terms before you learn anatomy. A wide array of engaging features simplifies physiology concepts, and an Evolve website supports the book with a wealth of new learning opportunities. Even if you have little or no background in science, you will learn the A&P you need to enter your career!

Book, 1300 Pages

Published: May 2010

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-3653-9

Contents

    1. Introduction to the Human Body
    2. Chemistry, Matter, and Life
    3. Cell Structure and Function
    4. Tissues and Membranes                                                  
    5. Integumentary System
    6. Skeletal System
    7. Muscular System
    8. Nervous System
    9. Sensory System
    10. Endocrine System
    11. Cardiovascular System: The Heart
    12. Cardiovascular System: Blood Vessels
    13. Cardiovascular System: Blood
    14. Lymphatic System and Body Defense
    15. Respiratory System
    16. Digestive System
    17. Metabolism and Nutrition
    18. Urinary System and Body Fluids
    19. Reproductive System
    20. Development

    Answers for Quick Check Questions

    Answers for Vocabulary Quizzes

    Glossary of Clinical Terms and Disorders

    Glossary of Word Parts

    Glossary of Abbreviations

    General Glossary

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