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Anatomy, Physiology, and Disease: An Interactive Journey for Health Professions, 2nd edition

  • Bruce J. Colbert
  • Jeff J. Ankney
  • Karen T. Lee

Published by Pearson (April 17th 2012) - Copyright © 2013

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Anatomy, Physiology & Disease: An Interactive Journey for Health Professions (2-downloads)

ISBN-13: 9780132866491

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Table of contents

1. Anatomy, Physiology and Disease: Learning the Language

2. The Human Body: Reading the Map

3. Biochemistry: The Ingredients of Life

4. The Cells: The Raw Materials and Building Blocks

5. Tissues and Systems: The Inside Story

6. The Skeletal System: The Framework

7. The Muscular System: Movement for the Journey

8. The Integumentary System: The Protective Covering

9. The Nervous System: The Body’s Control Center

10. The Endocrine System: The Body’s Other Control Center

11. The Senses: The Sights and Sounds

12. The Cardiovascular System: Transport and Supply

13. The Respiratory System: It’s a Gas

14. The Lymphatic and Immune Systems: Your Defense Systems

15. The Gastrointestinal System: Fuel for the Trip

16. The Urinary System: Filtration and Fluid Balance

17. The Reproductive System: Replacement and Repair

18. Basic Diagnostic Tests: Assessing the Systems

19. The Journey’s End: Now What? The Study Success Companion: The Key to Your Successful Journey

Appendix A: Medical Terminology Word Parts and Singular and Plural Endings

Appendix B: Clinical Abbreviations and “Do Not Use” List

Appendix C: Infectious Diseases and Their Pathogens

Appendix D: Laboratory Reference Values

Appendix E: Multi-System Effects of Various Diseases and Conditions

Appendix F: Vitamins and Minerals: Sources, Functions and Effects of Deficiency and Toxicity

Appendix G: Standard and Transmission Based Precautions

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