Study Guide for Anatomy & Physiology - 8th Edition - ISBN: 9780323083706, 9780323168946

Study Guide for Anatomy & Physiology

8th Edition

Authors: Linda Swisher Kevin Patton Gary Thibodeau
eBook ISBN: 9780323168946
eBook ISBN: 9780323101684
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 15th March 2012
Page Count: 352

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Key Features

The chapters in the Study Guide mirror the chapters in the textbook.
Multiple choice, matching, true-false, fill-in-the-blank, and completion questions; there are over 1,200 question in all.
Apply What You Know sections encourage critical thinking and application of core content.
Crossword puzzles, word scrambles, and other similar "mind-testers" make learning basic anatomy and physiology fun.
Did You Know sections include factual tidbits that will engage and interest students.
Topics for review tell the student what to review in the textbook prior to beginning the exercises in the study guide.
All the answers for each section are located in the back of the study guide.
The Evolve Logo and web address are added within each chapter to direct students to further online activities.

Table of Contents

UNIT ONE The Body as a Whole

Introduction Seeing the Big Picture
1 Organization of the Body
2 The Chemical Basis of Life
3 Anatomy of Cells
4 Physiology of Cells

5 Cell Reproduction
6 Tissues

UNIT TWO Support and Movement
7 Skin and its Appendages
8 Skeletal Tissues
9 Skeletal System
10 Articulations
11 Anatomy of the Muscular System
12 Physiology of the Muscular System

UNIT THREE Communication, Control, and Integration
13 Nervous System Cells
14 Central Nervous System
15 Peripheral Nervous System

16 Autonomic Nervous System
17 Sense Organs
18 Endocrine Regulation

19 Endocrine Glands

UNIT FOUR Transportation and Defense
20 Blood
21 Anatomy of the Cardiovascular System
22 Physiology of the Cardiovascular System
23 Lymphatic System
24 Immune System
25 Stress

UNIT FIVE Transportation and Defense
26 Anatomy of the Respiratory System
27 Physiology of the Respiratory System
28 Anatomy of the Digestive System
29 Physiology of the Respiratory System
30 Nutrition and Metabolism
31 The Urinary System
32 Fluid and Electrolyte Balance
33 Acid-Base Balance

UNIT SIX Reproduction and Development
34 Male Reproductive System
35 Female Reproductive System
36 Growth and Development
37 Genetics and Heredity

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About the Author

Linda Swisher

Kevin Patton

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Anatomy & Physiology Instruction, New York Chiropractic College, Seneca Falls, New York; Professor Emeritus of Life Sciences, St. Charles Community College, Cottleville, Missouri; Assistant Professor Emeritus of Physiology, Course Director Emeritus in Human Physiology, St. Louis University Medical School, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Gary Thibodeau

Affiliations and Expertise

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