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

1st Edition


  • Kevin Patton
  • Kevin Patton
  • Gary Thibodeau
  • Matthew Douglas
  • 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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