Human Anatomy & Physiology, 11th edition

  • Elaine N Marieb
  • Katja N. Hoehn

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Human Anatomy & Physiology helps you develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills required for entry to nursing, allied health and exercise science programs.

Table of contents

Unit 1. Organization of the Body

1.    The Human Body: An Orientation

2.    Chemistry Comes Alive

3.    Cells: The Living Units

4.    Tissue: The Living Fabric


Unit 2. Covering, Support, and Movement of the Body

5.    The Integumentary System

6.    Bones and Skeletal Tissue

7.    The Skeleton

8.    Joints  

9.    Muscles and Muscle Tissue

10. The Muscular System


Unit 3. Regulation and Integration of the Body

11. Fundamentals of the Nervous System and Nervous Tissue

12. The Central Nervous System

13. The Peripheral Nervous System and Reflex Activity

14. The Autonomic Nervous System

15. The Special Senses

16. The Endocrine System


Unit 4. Maintenance of the Body

17. Blood  

18. The Cardiovascular System: The Heart

19. The Cardiovascular System: Blood Vessels

20. The Lymphatic System and Lymphoid Organs and Tissues

21. The Immune System: Innate and Adaptive Body Defenses

22. The Respiratory System

23. The Digestive System

24. Nutrition, Metabolism, and Body Temperature Regulation

25. The Urinary System

26. Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance


Unit 5. Continuity

27. The Reproductive System

28. Pregnancy and Human Development

29. Heredity


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Published by Pearson (January 5th 2018) - Copyright © 2019