Anatomy & Physiology Online for Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology (Access Code)

1st Edition


Key Features

    • 500 full-color images of anatomic structures and physiologic concepts are included.
    • Over 100 state-of-the-art animations clarify anatomic and physiologic processes and provide a realistic foundation of underlying structures and functions -- such as air flow through the respiratory tract, pulmonary circulation, events of the cardiac cycle, and sensory and motor pathways of the central nervous system.
    • Essential information is highlighted and easy to read, with extensive use of diagrams and illustrations.
    • More than 250 interactive exercises include a variety of engaging activities such as crossword puzzles, labeling, and sequencing.
    • Reading assignments focus on related content in the textbook and the companion Study Guide.
    • Immediate feedback is provided for self-assessment questions and lesson exams in each module, allowing you to measure your comprehension and enhance your understanding.
    • A complete glossary defines key terms and concepts, and includes audio pronunciations.
    • Audio clips of actual heart and lung sounds bring learning to life.

    Table of Contents

    Module 1: Organization of the Body

    Module 2: The Chemical Basis of Life

    Module 3: Anatomy and Physiology of Cells

    Module 4: Tissues

    Module 5: Skin and Its Appendages

    Module 6: The Skeletal System

    Module 7: The Muscular System

    Module 8: The Nervous System

    Module 9: Sense Organs

    Module 10: The Endocrine System

    Module 11: Blood

    Module 12: The Cardiovascular System

    Module 13: The Lymphatic System

    Module 14: The Immune System

    Module 15: The Respiratory System

    Module 16: The Digestive System

    Module 17: Nutrition and Metabolism

    Module 18: The Urinary System

    Module 19: Fluid and Electrolyte Balance

    Module 20: The Male Reproductive System

    Module 21: The Female Reproductive System

    Module 22: Growth and Development

    Module 23: Genetics and Genetic Diseases



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