General Anatomy

Lippincott Professional Guides: Anatomy and Physiology

Price: $33.95
Quantity: View my cart
Trim Size:5" x 8" (13 x 20.5 cm)
This new Second Edition contains general and specific information on human anatomy and physiology and thoroughly explains and demonstrates normal structures and functions in all body systems. As a quick reference it provides both a systems and functional approach, and is organized in a logical body-system arrangement. Overview chapters define important terms, describe basic cell and tissue types, and detail the body's chemical makeup. Features include comprehensive explanations of physiologic processes; key terms italicized for easy access; and clear illustrations of major body structures and processes, with 32 pages in full color. Its portable size and lie-flat binding provide an easy and convenient read anywhere.

Table of Contents

  1. The human body
  2. Chemical organization
  3. Integumentary system
  4. Musculoskeletal system
  5. Nervous system
  6. Endocrine system
  7. Cardiovascular system
  8. Hematologic system
  9. Immune system
  10. Respiratory system
  11. Gastrointestinal system
  12. Nutrition and metabolism
  13. Urinary system
  14. Fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balance
  15. Reproductive system
  16. Fertilization, pregnancy, labor, and lactation
  17. Normal aging process
App. A: Table of equivalents
App. B Findings in acid-base disorders
Suggested readings

Call 1-888-321-3979 (toll free) or 816-728-3979 | Ordering InformationCopyright © 2008-2009