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Body Structures and Functions

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Edition:
10th
ISBN13:

9781401809966

ISBN10:
1401809960
Format:
Hardcover
Pub. Date:
2/27/2003
Publisher(s):
Cengage Learning
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Summary

Now in its 10th Edition, this best-selling anatomy and physiology book is better than ever! Body Structures & Functions has been completely updated and now includes great new features such as a review of medical terminology, case studies to promote critical thinking, and complete coverage on the effects of aging. A new chapter on Infection Control has been added to give more coverage to this critical topic in health care.

Table of Contents

Preface ix
How to Study Using Body Structures & Functions xiii
Introduction to the Structural Units
1(11)
Anatomy and Physiology
2(1)
Anatomic Terminology
2(3)
Life Functions
5(1)
Human Development
6(1)
Body Processes
6(6)
Chemistry of Living Things
12(16)
Chemistry
13(1)
Matter and Energy
13(1)
Atoms
13(2)
Elements
15(1)
Compounds
15(1)
Ions and Electrolytes
16(1)
Types of Compounds
16(1)
Carbohydrates
17(1)
Lipids
18(1)
Proteins
18(1)
Nucleic Acids
19(1)
Acids, Bases, and Salts
20(2)
pH Scale
22(6)
Cells
28(22)
Cell Membrane
29(1)
Nucleus
29(2)
Cytoplasm
31(1)
Cell Division
32(4)
Protein Synthesis
36(1)
Movement of Materials Across Cell Membranes
36(5)
Specialization
41(1)
Disorders of Cell Structure
42(8)
Tissues and Membranes
50(15)
Tissues
51(1)
Membranes
51(6)
Organs and Systems
57(1)
Degree of Tissue Repair
57(2)
Process of Epithelial Tissue Repair
59(6)
Integumentary System
65(18)
Functions of the Skin
66(1)
Structure of the Skin
66(3)
Appendages of the Skin
69(1)
The Integument and Its Relationship to Microorganisms
70(1)
Representative Disorders of the Skin
71(2)
Skin Cancer
73(1)
Burns
74(1)
Skin Lesions
74(9)
Skeletal System
83(29)
Functions
84(1)
Structure and Formation of Bone
84(1)
Bone Formation
84(1)
Structure of Long Bone
85(1)
Growth
86(1)
Bone Types
86(1)
Parts of the Skeletal System
86(9)
Joints and Related Structures
95(2)
Types of Motion
97(2)
Disorders of the Bones and Joints
99(1)
Diseases of the Bones
100(2)
Other Medically Related Disorders
102(10)
Muscular System
112(24)
Types of Muscles
113(2)
Characteristics of Muscles
115(1)
Muscle Attachments and Functions
115(1)
Sources of Energy and Heat
116(1)
Contraction of Skeletal Muscle
117(1)
Muscle Fatigue
117(1)
Muscle Tone
118(1)
Principal Skeletal Muscles
118(1)
Muscles of the Head and Neck
119(1)
Muscles of the Upper Extremities
119(5)
Muscles of the Trunk
124(1)
Muscles of the Lower Extremities
124(2)
How Exercise and Training Change Muscles
126(1)
Massage Muscles
127(1)
Intramuscular Injections
127(1)
MusculoSkeletal Disorders
127(9)
Central Nervous System
136(23)
Introduction to the Central Nervous System
137(2)
Divisions of the Nervous System
139(1)
The Brain
140(4)
Cerebrum
144(2)
Diencephalon
146(1)
Cerebellum
147(2)
Brain Stem
149(1)
Spinal Cord
150(1)
Disorders of the Central Nervous System
150(9)
Peripheral and Autonomic Nervous System
159(13)
Peripheral Nervous System
160(1)
Nerves
161(1)
Cranial and Spinal Nerves
161(1)
Autonomic Nervous System
161(4)
Disorders of the Peripheral Nervous System
165(7)
Special Senses
172(24)
Sensory Receptors
173(1)
The Eye
173(4)
Pathway of Vision
177(1)
Eye Disorders
177(4)
The Ear
181(2)
Pathway of Hearing
183(1)
Pathway of Equilibrium
183(1)
Loud Noise and Hearing Loss
183(1)
Ear Disorders
184(1)
The Nose
185(1)
Disorders of the Nose
186(1)
The Tongue
187(9)
Endocrine System
196(26)
Function of the Endocrine System
197(1)
Hormonal Control
198(1)
Pituitary Gland
198(2)
Hormones of the Pituitary Gland
200(1)
Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands
201(4)
Thymus Gland
205(1)
Adrenal Glands
205(1)
Gonads
206(1)
Pancreas
207(1)
Pineal Gland
208(1)
Other Hormones Produced in the Body
208(1)
Disorders of the Endocrine System
209(1)
Pituitary Disorders
209(2)
Thyroid Disorders
211(1)
Parathyroid Disorders
212(1)
Adrenal Disorders
212(1)
Steroid Abuse in Sports
213(1)
Gonad Disorders
213(1)
Pancreatic Disorders
213(9)
Blood
222(18)
Function of Blood
223(1)
Blood Composition
223(1)
Blood Plasma
223(2)
Red Blood Cells
225(1)
White Blood Cells
226(1)
Inflammation
226(2)
Thrombocytes (Blood Platelets)
228(2)
Blood Types
230(1)
Rh Factor
230(1)
Blood Norms
231(1)
Disorders of the Blood
231(9)
Heart
240(25)
Functions of the Circulatory System
241(1)
Organs of the Circulatory System
241(1)
Major Blood Circuits
241(1)
Changes in the Composition of Circulating Blood
241(1)
The Heart
242(2)
Structure of the Heart
244(3)
Control of Heart Contractions
247(2)
Diagnostic Tests for Heart and Circulatory Function
249(1)
Diseases of the Heart
249(5)
Types of Heart Surgery
254(2)
Heart Transplants
256(9)
Circulation and Blood Vessels
265(23)
Cardiopulmonary Circulation
266(1)
Systemic Circulation
267(3)
Blood Vessels
270(5)
Venous Return
275(1)
Blood Pressure
275(1)
Pulse
276(1)
Congenital Heart Defects
277(1)
Disorders of Blood Vessels
278(10)
The Lymphatic System and Immunity
288(19)
Functions of the Lymphatic System
289(1)
Lymph
289(1)
Lymph Vessels
289(1)
Lymph Nodes
290(1)
Tonsils
290(1)
Spleen
291(1)
Thymus Gland
291(1)
Disorders of the Lymph System
291(1)
Immunity
292(8)
AIDS/HIV
300(7)
Infection Control and Standard Precautions
307(19)
Flora
308(1)
Pathogenicity and Virulence
308(1)
Chain of Infection
309(4)
Breaking the Chain of Infection
313(1)
Normal Defense Mechanisms
314(1)
Stages of the Infectious Process
315(1)
Nosocomial Infections
316(1)
Standard Precautions
316(3)
Isolation
319(7)
Respiratory System
326(23)
Introduction to the Respiratory System
327(1)
Functions of the Respiratory System
327(1)
Respiratory Organs and Structures
328(6)
Mechanics of Breathing
334(1)
The Breathing Process
334(1)
Control of Breathing
335(2)
Lung Capacity and Volume
337(1)
Types of Respiration
338(1)
Disorders of the Respiratory System
338(11)
Digestive System
349(31)
Layers of the Digestive System
350(1)
Lining of the Digestive System
350(1)
Functions of the Digestive System
351(1)
Organs of Digestion
351(3)
Teeth/Accessory Organ of Digestion
354(1)
Esophagus
355(1)
Stomach
356(2)
Small Intestine
358(3)
Pancreas/Accessory Organ of Digestion
361(1)
Liver/Accessory Organ of Digestion
361(1)
Gallbladder
362(1)
Large Intestine
363(1)
General Overview of Digestion
364(4)
Common Disorders of the Digestive System
368(12)
Nutrition
380(20)
Water
381(1)
Carbohydrates
381(1)
Lipids
382(1)
Proteins
383(1)
Minerals and Trace Elements
384(1)
Vitamins
384(1)
Fiber
384(3)
Biochemical Individuality and Recommended Daily Dietary Allowances
387(4)
Dietary Guidelines for Americans
391(2)
Nutrition Labeling
393(1)
Food Poisoning
393(1)
Eating Disorders
393(7)
Urinary/Excretory System
400(19)
Urinary System
401(1)
Functions of the Urinary System
401(1)
Kidneys
402(1)
Nephron
402(2)
Urine Formation in the Nephron
404(2)
Ureters
406(1)
Urinary Bladder
406(1)
Control of Urinary Secretion
406(1)
Disorders of the Urinary System
407(12)
Reproductive System
419(32)
Functions of the Reproductive System
420(1)
Fertilization
420(3)
Fetal Development
423(1)
Differentiation of Reproductive Organs
423(1)
Organs of Reproduction
424(2)
Female Reproductive System
426(5)
The Menstrual Cycle
431(2)
Menopause
433(1)
Male Reproductive System
433(4)
Contraception
437(1)
Infertility
437(2)
Disorders of the Reproductive System
439(3)
Sexually Transmitted Disease
442(9)
Genetics and Genetically Linked Diseases
451(10)
Genetics
452(1)
Types of Mutations
452(1)
Lethal Genes
452(1)
Human Genetic Disorders
453(3)
Genetic Counseling
456(1)
Genetic Engineering
456(5)
Glossary 461(23)
Index 484


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