Mosby's Handbook of Anatomy & Physiology - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780323226059, 9780323226103

Mosby's Handbook of Anatomy & Physiology

2nd Edition

Authors: Kevin Patton Gary Thibodeau
Paperback ISBN: 9780323226059
eBook ISBN: 9780323226103
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 4th December 2013
Page Count: 608

Description

Find important anatomy and physiology principles at a glance! A full-color, pocket-sized reference, Mosby's Handbook of Anatomy & Physiology, 2nd Edition makes it easier to look up A&P facts and concepts fast. Quick-reference tables summarize key anatomy and physiology information, and hundreds of illustrations show how the body works including skeletal, muscular, and cardiovascular systems. Written by expert A&P authors and educators Kevin Patton and Gary Thibodeau, this compact review is your go-to reference whether you’re in the classroom, in the lab, or on the job.

Key Features

  • A body systems organization makes content easy to find and easy to study.
  • Hundreds of high-quality, full-color drawings and photos provide a quick reference to important A&P facts and concepts.
  • Quick-reference tables summarize key anatomical information and physiological concepts for easy lookup and retrieval.
  • Compact size makes this book easy to carry wherever you go, from study session to classroom to lab.
  • Thumb tabs allow you to locate material easily.

Table of Contents

  1. Organization of the Body
    2. Body Chemistry
    3. Cells
    4. Tissues
    5. Skin
    6. Skeletal System
    7. Muscular System
    8. Nervous System
    9. Endocrine System
    10. Cardiovascular System
    11. Lymphatic and Immune System
    12. Respiratory System
    13. Digestive System
    14. Nutrition and Metabolism
    15. Urinary System
    16. Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance
    17. Reproductive Systems
    18. Growth, Development, and Genetics

Details

No. of pages:
608
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Mosby 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323226103
eBook ISBN:
9780323226080
eBook ISBN:
9780323226066
Paperback ISBN:
9780323226059

About the Author

Kevin Patton

Affiliations and Expertise

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

Affiliations and Expertise

Chancellor Emeritus and Professor Emeritus of Biology, University of Wisconsin, River Falls, River Falls, WI