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Anatomy and Physiology: The Unity of Form and Function with OLC bind-in card / Edition 3

Anatomy and Physiology: The Unity of Form and Function with OLC bind-in card / Edition 3


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From the unique organization to the exceptional art, to the complete integration of the text with technology, Saladin has formed a teaching system that will both motivate and enable your students to understand and appreciate the wonders of anatomy and physiology. Saladin's third edition is the most market responsive text ever published for this course.

This distinctive text was developed to stand apart from all other anatomy and physiology texts with a unique approach, unparalleled art, and a writing style that has been acclaimed by both users and reviewers. Designed for a two-semester A&P college course, Saladin requires no prior knowledge of college chemistry or cell biology.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780072429039
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date: 07/13/2002
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 1216
Product dimensions: 9.04(w) x 11.14(h) x 1.76(d)
Age Range: 11 - 17 Years

About the Author

Kenneth S. Saladin is a full professor at Georgia College and State University. He obtained his B.S. degree in Zoology from Michigan State University and his Ph.D. in Biological Sciences from Florida State University. He has taught both undergraduate and graduate courses for over twenty years.

Table of Contents

Part 1Organization of the Body
1Major Themes of Anatomy and Physiology1
Atlas AGeneral Orientation to Human Anatomy29
2The Chemistry of Life55
3Cellular Form and Function93
4Genetics and Cellular Function129
Part 2Support and Movement
6The Integumentary System191
7Bone Tissue217
8The Skeletal System243
10The Muscular System325
Atlas BSurface Anatomy391
11Muscular Tissue407
Part 3Integration and Control
12Nervous Tissue443
13The Spinal Cord, Spinal Nerves, and Somatic Reflexes481
14The Brain and Cranial Nerves515
15The Autonomic Nervous System and Visceral Reflexes563
16Sense Organs585
17The Endocrine System635
Part 4Regulation and Maintenance
18The Circulatory System: Blood679
19The Circulatory System: The Heart715
20The Circulatory System: Blood Vessels and Circulat747
21The Lymphatic and Immune Systems799
22The Respiratory System841
23The Urinary System879
24Water, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance915
25The Digestive System939
26Nutrition and Metabolism985
Part 5Reproduction and Development
27The Male Reproductive System1017
28The Female Reproductive System1049
29Human Development1089
Appendix APeriodic Table of the Elements1
Appendix BAnswers to Chapter Review Questions1
Appendix CLexicon of Biomedical Word Elements1

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