Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology

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  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2017-02-06
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Study of Anatomy and Physiology

1.1 Anatomy—The Structural Basis of Human Function

1.2 Physiology—The Functional Relevance of Human Structure

1.3 The Human Body Plan

1.4 The Language of Medicine

Chapter 2 Life, Matter, and Energy

2.1 Atoms, Ions, and Molecules

2.2 Water, Mixtures, and pH

2.3 Organic Compounds

2.4 Energy and Chemical Reactions

Chapter 3 Cytology—The Cellular Level of Organization

3.1 The General Structure of Cells

3.2 The Cell Surface

3.3 The Cell Interior

3.4 The Life Cycle of Cells

Chapter 4 Histology—The Tissue Level of Organization

4.1 The Study of Tissues

4.2 Epithelial Tissue

4.3 Connective Tissue

4.4 Nervous and Muscular Tissues—The Excitable Tissues

4.5 Glands and Membranes

4.6 Tissue Growth, Development, Repair, and Death

Chapter 5 The Integumentary System

5.1 The Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue

5.2 Accessory Organs

Chapter 6 The Skeletal System

6.1 Skeletal Structure and Function

6.2 Bone Development and Metabolism

6.3 The Axial Skeleton

6.4 The Appendicular Skeleton

6.5 Joints

Chapter 7 The Muscular System

7.1 Muscular Tissues and Cells

7.2 Physiology of Skeletal Muscle

7.3 Cardiac and Smooth Muscle

7.4 Anatomy of the Muscular System

Chapter 8 The Nervous System I—Nerve Cells, the Spinal Cord, and Reflexes

8.1 Cells and Tissues of the Nervous System

8.2 The Physiology of Neurons

8.3 The Spinal Cord, Spinal Nerves, and Reflexes

Chapter 9 The Nervous System II—The Brain, Cranial Nerves, and Autonomic Nervous System

9.1Overview of the Brain

9.2Principal Divisions of the Brain

9.3Multiregional Brain Functions

9.4The Cranial Nerves

9.5The Autonomic Nervous System

Chapter 10 The Sense Organs

10.1Receptors and Sensations

10.2The General Senses

10.3The Chemical Senses—Taste and Smell

10.4The Ear—Hearing and Equilibrium

10.5The Eye and Vision

Chapter 11 The Endocrine System

11.1Overview of the Endocrine System

11.2Endocrine Physiology

11.3The Hypothalamus and Pituitary Gland

11.4Other Endocrine Glands and Tissues

11.5Stress Physiology

Chapter 12 The Circulatory System I—Blood





Chapter 13 The Circulatory System II—Heart and Blood Vessels

13.1Overview of the Cardiovascular System

13.2Gross Anatomy of the Heart

13.3Physiology of the Heart

13.4General Anatomy of Blood Vessels

13.5Physiology of Circulation

13.6Circulatory Routes and Blood Vessels

Chapter 14 The Lymphatic System and Immunity

14.1The Lymphatic System

14.2Nonspecific Resistance

14.3Features of Adaptive Immunity

14.4Cellular and Humoral Immunity

Chapter 15 The Respiratory System

15.1Functions and Anatomy of the Respiratory System

15.2Pulmonary Ventilation

15.3Gas Exchange and Transport

Chapter 16 The Urinary System

16.1Functions of the Urinary System

16.2Anatomy of the Kidney

16.3Glomerular Filtration

16.4Tubular Resorption and Secretion

16.5Water Conservation

16.6Urine Storage and Elimination

16.7Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid–Base Balance

Chapter 17 The Digestive System

17.1Overview of the Digestive System

17.2The Mouth through Esophagus

17.3The Stomach

17.4The Liver, Gallbladder, and Pancreas

17.5The Small Intestine

17.6Chemical Digestion and Absorption

17.7The Large Intestine

Chapter 18 Nutrition and Metabolism


18.2Carbohydrate Metabolism

18.3Lipid and Protein Metabolism

18.4Metabolic States and Metabolic Rate

18.5Energy Balance and Appetite Regulation

18.6Body Heat and Thermoregulation

Chapter 19 The Reproductive System

19.1Essentials of Sexual Reproduction

19.2The Male Reproductive System

19.3The Female Reproductive System

19.4The Production and Union of Sex Cells

19.5Pregnancy, Childbirth, and Lactation

Chapter 20 Human Development and Aging

20.1Fertilization and Preembryonic Development

20.2The Embryonic and Fetal Stages

20.3The Neonate

20.4Aging, Senescence, and Death

Appendix A: Answer Key

Appendix B: Health Science Careers

Appendix C: Symbols, Weights, and Measures

Appendix D: Biomedical Word Roots, Prefixes, and



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