The Human Body In Health & Disease - Softcover by Kevin T. PattonThe Human Body In Health & Disease - Softcover by Kevin T. Patton

The Human Body In Health & Disease - Softcover

byKevin T. Patton, Gary A. ThibodeauEditorKevin T. Patton

Paperback | February 4, 2013

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Get a complete introduction to A&P with the resources that makes challenging concepts easier to understand!The Human Body in Health & Disease, 6th Edition includes 25 highly visual, student-friendly chapters that cover the most important structures and functions of the human body. With detailed illustrations and the uniqueClear View of the Human Bodytransparencies, A&P doesn t get any clearer!

Title:The Human Body In Health & Disease - SoftcoverFormat:PaperbackDimensions:800 pages, 10.88 × 8.5 × 0.68 inPublished:February 4, 2013Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0323101240

ISBN - 13:9780323101240

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Table of Contents

  1. An Introduction to the Structure and Function of the Body
  2. Chemistry of Life
  3. Cells
  4. Tissues
  5. Organ Systems of the Body
  6. Mechanisms of Disease
  7. The Integumentary System and Body Membranes
  8. The Skeletal System
  9. The Muscular System
  10. The Nervous System
  11. The Senses
  12. The Endocrine System
  13. Blood
  14. The Heart
  15. The Circulation of the Blood
  16. The Lymphatic System and Immunity
  17. The Respiratory System
  18. The Digestive System
  19. Nutrition and Metabolism
  20. The Urinary System
  21. Fluid and Electrolyte Balance
  22. Acid-Base Balance
  23. The Reproductive Systems
  24. Growth and Development
  25. Genetics and Genetic Diseases

Appendix A: Examples of Pathological Conditions

Appendix B: Medical Terminology

Appendix C: Clinical and Laboratory Values


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