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This is the 11th edition with a publication date of 10/1/2008.
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This widely read classic is an excellent primer on normal anatomy and physiology, as well as an introduction to the human disease process. The well-organized text is presented in a manner that is easily digested and retained, with a writing style that is easy to understand and will engage students. Information covers normal and abnormal anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology, basic microbiology, and chemistry.
Table of Contents
|The Body as a Whole|
|Organization of the Human Body|
|Chemistry, Matter, and Life|
|Cells and Their Functions|
|Tissues, Glands, and Membranes|
|Disease and the First Line of Defense|
|Disease and Disease-Producing Organisms|
|The Skin in Health and Disease|
|Movement and Support|
|The Skeleton: Bones and Joints|
|The Muscular System|
|Coordination and Control|
|The Nervous System: The Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves|
|The Nervous System: The Brain and Cranial Nerves|
|The Sensory System|
|The Endocrine System: Glands and Hormones|
|Circulation and Body Defense|
|The Heart and Heart Disease|
|Blood Vessels and Blood Circulation|
|The Lymphatic System and Lymphoid Tissue|
|Body Defense, Immunity, and Vaccines|
|Energy: Supply and Use|
|Metabolism, Nutrition and Body Temperature|
|The Urinary System|
|The Male and Female Reproductive Systems|
|Development and Birth|
|Heredity and Hereditary Diseases|
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