Anatomy & Physiology For Health Professions: An Interactive Journey by Bruce J. ColbertAnatomy & Physiology For Health Professions: An Interactive Journey by Bruce J. Colbert

Anatomy & Physiology For Health Professions: An Interactive Journey

byBruce J. Colbert, Jeff J. Ankney, Karen Lee

Paperback | January 3, 2010

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Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals: An Interactive Journey, 2nd edition along with the accompanying Study Success Companion and integrated DVD are written in a manner that will enhance learning of the material versus mass memorization of facts. New features of this edition include:

  • Updated Test Your Knowledge exercises that appear within the chapter.
  • Expanded end of chapter exercises to enhance critical thinking.
  • Updated Amazing Body Facts and Clinical Application boxes with
  • the latest re-search and clinical information.
  • New animations, games and interactive exercise added to the already
  • popular student DVD.
  • Enhanced student workbook with visual concept maps and more
  • active learning exercises
  • New book design makes content easier to locate.

This is a great for any healthcare professional!

Bruce Colbert is the Director of the Allied Health Department at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. He holds a Master’s in Health Education and Administration, has authored four books, written several articles, and given over 175 invited lectures and workshops at both the regional and national level. Many of his workshops pro...
Title:Anatomy & Physiology For Health Professions: An Interactive JourneyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:648 pages, 10.8 × 8.4 × 1 inPublished:January 3, 2010Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:013506077X

ISBN - 13:9780135060773


Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology: Learning the Language

Chapter 2 The Human Body: Reading the Map

Chapter 3 Biochemistry: The Basic Ingredients of Life

Chapter 4 The Cells: The Raw Materials and Building Blocks

Chapter 5 Tissues and Systems: The Inside Story

Chapter 6 The Skeletal System: The Framework

Chapter 7 The Muscular System: Movement for the Journey

Chapter 8 The Integumentary System: The Protective Covering

Chapter 9 The Nervous System (Part I): The Information Super Highway

Chapter 10 The Nervous System (Part II): The Traffic Control Center

Chapter 11 The Senses: The Sights and Sounds

Chapter 12 The Endocrine System: The Body’s Other Control System

Chapter 13 The Cardiovascular System: Transport and Supply

Chapter 14 The Respiratory System: It’s a Gas

Chapter 15 The Lymphatic and Immune Systems: Your Defense Systems

Chapter 16 The Gastrointestinal System: Fuel for the Trip

Chapter 17 The Urinary System: Filtration and Fluid Balance

Chapter 18 The Reproductive System: Replacement and Repair

Chapter 19 The Journey’s End: Now What?


The Study Success Companion: The Key to Your Successful Journey

Appendix B: Medical Terminology,Word Parts, and Singular and Plural Endings A-8

Appendix C: Clinical Abbreviations A-16

Appendix D: Laboratory Reference Values A-25

Glossary G-1

Index I-1