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Human Body in Health and Disease

Human Body in Health and Disease - 00 edition

Human Body in Health and Disease - 00 edition

ISBN13: 9780138568160

ISBN10: 0138568162

Human Body in Health and Disease by Frederic H. Martini, Edwin F. Bartholomew and Kathleen Welch - ISBN 9780138568160
Edition: 00
Copyright: 2000
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 2000
International: No
Human Body in Health and Disease by Frederic H. Martini, Edwin F. Bartholomew and Kathleen Welch - ISBN 9780138568160

ISBN13: 9780138568160

ISBN10: 0138568162

Summary

This text is designed for a one-term course covering the basics of human anatomy and physiology with an emphasis on the mechanisms of disease. Courses are for non-science majors and may be in allied health or pre-professional departments or certificate programs at 2-year colleges or hospitals.

This text includes basic concepts of Anatomy and Physiology, integrated disease-related information, clinical applications, and terminology -- all without excessive detail. It is written by an author team known for its clarity of presentation and outstanding illustration program.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. An Introduction to the Human Body.
2. Chemistry and the Human Body.
3. The Structure and Function of Cells.
4. Tissues and Body Membranes.
5. Organ Systems: An Overview.
6. Mechanisms of Disease.
7. The Integumentary System.
8. The Skeletal System.
9. The Muscular System.
10. The Nervous System 1: Neurons and the Spinal Cord.
11. The Nervous System 2: The Brain and Cranial Nerves.
12. The Senses.
13. The Endocrine System.
14. The Blood.
15. The Heart and Circulation.
16. The Lymphatic System and Immunity.
17. The Respiratory System.
18. The Digestive System.
19. Nutrition and Metabolism.
20. The Urinary System and Body Fluids.
21. The Reproductive System.
22. Development and Inheritance.