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

The Human Body In Health And Disease - Softcover

byKevin T. Patton, Gary A. Thibodeau

Paperback | January 30, 2017

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No one explains A&P more clearly!The Human Body in Health & Disease, 7th Edition makes it easier to understand how the body works, both in normal conditions and when things go wrong. Its easy-to-read writing style, more than 500 full-color illustrations, and uniqueClear View of the Human Bodytransparencies keep you focused on the principles of anatomy, physiology, and pathology. New to this edition areConnect It!features with bonus online content and concept maps with flow charts to simplify complex topics. From noted educators Kevin Patton and Gary Thibodeau, this book presents A&P in a way that lets you know and understand what is important.

Title:The Human Body In Health And Disease - SoftcoverFormat:PaperbackDimensions:800 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:January 30, 2017Publisher:Elsevier CanadaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0323402119

ISBN - 13:9780323402118

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction to the Body
2. Chemistry of Life
3. Cells
4. Tissues
5. Organ Systems
6. Mechanisms of Disease
7. Skin and Membranes
8. Skeletal System
9. Muscular System
10. Nervous System
11. Senses
12. Endocrine System
13. Blood
14. Heart and Heart Disease
15. Circulation of the Blood
16. Lymphatic System and Immunity
17. Respiratory System
18. Digestive System
19. Nutrition and Metabolism
20. Urinary System
21. Fluid and Electrolyte Balance
22. Acid-Base Balance
23. Reproductive Systems
24. Growth and Development
25. Genetics and Genetic Diseases
Appendix A: Examples of Pathological Conditions
Appendix C: Medical Terminology; Hints for Learning and Using Medical Terms
Appendix D: Clinical and Laboratory Values; Conversion Factors to International System of Units (SI Units)
Illustration/Photo Credits