This new textbook answers the need for a briefer version of Martini'sFundamentals of Anatomy & Physiologyfor the 2-semester anatomy and physiology course. With condensed explanations and less detailed discussions, this slim volume retains Martini's award-winning art program, key clinical discussions, and clear, straightforward writing style. Accompanied by a first-rate, text-specific supplements package,Anatomy & Physiologyprovides instructors and students with a compact and efficient learning system.The entire human body, including bones and skeletal tissues, the nervous system, the endocrine system, the cardiovascular system, the lymphatic system, the respiratory system, the digestive system, the urinary system, and the reproductive system.For college instructors and students, or anyone interested in human anatomy & physiology.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology. 2. The Chemical Level of Organization. 3. The Cellular Level of Organization. 4. The Tissue Level of Organization. 5. The Integumentary System. 6. Osseous Tissue and Skeletal Structure. 7. The Skeleton. 8. Articulations. 9. Muscle Tissue. 10. The Muscular System. 11. Neural Tissue. 12. The Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves. 13. The Brain and Cranial Nerves. 14. Neural Integration. 15. The Special Senses. 16. The Endocrine System. 17. Blood. 18. The Heart. 19. Blood Vessels and Circulation. 20. The Lymphatic System and Immunity. 21. The Respiratory System. 22. The Digestive System. 23. Metabolism. 24. The Urinary System. 25. Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Balance. 26. The Reproductive System. 27. Development and Inheritance. Answers to Chapter Questions. Appendices. Glossary.