This widely read classic is an excellent primer on normal anatomy and physiology, basic microbiology, chemistry, and an introduction to the human disease process. New to this edition is a beautifully revised design and art program with new illustrations that include anatomical line drawings and clinical photos and photomicrographs. New content includes "Word Derivations" sections that promote recognition of scientific terms, "Health Professions" boxes that provide information on the various health careers, and new types of end-of chapter questions.
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Book Description Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2005. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Unit I - The Body as a WholeChapter 01:Organization of the Human BodyChapter 02: Chemistry, Matter, and LifeChapter 03: Cells and Their FunctionsChapter 04: Tissues, Glands, and MembranesUnit II - Disease and the First Line of DefenseChapter 05: Disease and Disease-Producing OrganismsChapter 06: The Skin in Health and DiseaseUnit III - Movement and SupportChapter 07: The Skeleton: Bones and JointsChapter 08: The Muscular SystemUnit IV - Coordination and ControlChapter 09: The Nervous System: the Spinal Cord and Spinal NervesChapter 10: The Nervous System: The Brain and Cranial NervesChapter 11: The Sensory SystemChapter 12: The Endocrine System: Glands and HormonesUnit V - Circulation and Body DefenseChapter 13: The BloodChapter 14: The Heart and Heart DiseaseChapter 15: Blood Vessels and Blood CirculationChapter 16: The Lymphatic System and Lymphoid TissueChapter 17: Body Defenses, Immunity, and VaccinesUnit VI - Energy: Supply and UseChapter 18: RespirationChapter 19: DigestionChapter 20: Metabolism, Nutrition, and Body TemperatureChapter 21: Body FluidsChapter 22: The Urinary SystemUnit VII - Perpetuation of LifeChapter 23: The Male and Female Reproductive SystemsChapter 24: Development and BirthChapter 25: Heredity and Hereditary DiseasesGlossaryGlossary of Word PartsAppendix 1 - Metric measurementsAppendix 2 - Celsius-Fahrenheit temperature conversion scaleAppendix 3 - Periodic table of the elementsAppendix 4 - Laboratory testsTable 1, Routine urinalysisTable 2, Complete blood countTable 3, Blood chemistry testsAppendix 5 - Typical disease conditions and causative organismsTable 1, Bacterial diseasesTable 2, Fungal diseasesTable 3, Viral diseasesTable 4, Protozoal diseasesAppendix 6 - Answers to "Chapter Checkpoint" and "Zooming In" questions. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0781742323
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