Anatomy & Physiology: The Unity of Form and Function

Hardcover | January 7, 2014

byKenneth Saladin

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With Saladin, students make connections through learning outcomes and assessments, integrated media, and a writing style that clearly depicts anatomy and physiology processes. A consistent set of chapter learning tools helps students identify and retain key concepts while the stunning visual program provides a realistic view of body structures and processes.

Saladin&#39s text requires no prior knowledge of college chemistry or cell biology, and is designed for a two-semester A&P course.

Users who purchase Connect Plus receive access to the full online ebook version of the textbook, as well full access to LearnSmart, SmartBook, and Anatomy & Physiology Revealed.

The seventh edition&#39s changes focus primarily on new science (30+ updates based on advances in science), new writing (30+ new sections of text to improve discussion, update terminology, and include new Deeper Insight examples), and 40+ new and revised photos and illustrations. Also, a new appendix has been added to the 7th edition to include the complete genetic code. Significant improvements have also been made to the Connect question banks.

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With Saladin, students make connections through learning outcomes and assessments, integrated media, and a writing style that clearly depicts anatomy and physiology processes. A consistent set of chapter learning tools helps students identify and retain key concepts while the stunning visual program provides a realistic view of body st...

Format:HardcoverDimensions:11.1 × 9.2 × 2.3 inPublished:January 7, 2014Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0073403717

ISBN - 13:9780073403717

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Table of Contents

Part One Organization of the Body

1 Major Themes of Anatomy and Physiology

ATLAS A General Orientation to HumanAnatomy

2 The Chemistry of Life

3 Cellular Form and Function

4 Genetics of Cellular Function

5 Histology

Part Two Support and Movement

6 The Integumentary System

7 Bone Tissue

8 The Skeletal System

9 Joints

10 The Muscular System

ATLAS B Regional and Surface Anatomy

11 Muscular Tissue

Part Three Integration and Control

12 Nervous Tissue

13 The Spinal Cord, Spinal Nerves, and SomaticReflexes

14 The Brain and Cranial Nerves

15 The Autonomic Nervous System and Visceral Reflexes

16 Sense Organs

17 The Endocrine System

Part Four Regulation and Maintenance

18 The Circulatory System: Blood

19 The Circulatory System: Heart

20 The Circulatory System: Blood Vessels and Circulation

21 The Lymphatic and Immune Systems

22 The Respiratory System

23 The Urinary System

24 Water, Electrolyte, and Acid &#45 Base Balance

25 The Digestive System

26 Nutrition and Metabolism

Part Five Reproduction and Development

27 The Male Reproductive System

28 The Female Reproductive System

29 Human Development and Aging

APPENDIX A: Periodic Table of the Elements

APPENDIX B: Answer Keys

APPENDIX C: Symbols, Weights, and Measures

APPENDIX D: Biomedical Abbreviations

APPENDIX E: The Genetic Code

Glossary

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Index