The Human Body in Health & Disease - Text and Elsevier Adaptive Learning Package, 6th Edition

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The Human Body in Health & Disease - Text and Elsevier Adaptive Learning Package, 6th Edition


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    1. An Introduction to the Structure and Function of the Body 2. Chemistry of Life 3. Cells 4. Tissues 5. Organ Systems of the Body 6. Mechanisms of Disease 7. The Integumentary System and Body Membranes 8. The Skeletal System 9. The Muscular System 10. The Nervous System 11. The Senses 12. The Endocrine System 13. Blood 14. The Heart 15. The Circulation of the Blood 16. The Lymphatic System and Immunity 17. The Respiratory System 18. The Digestive System 19. Nutrition and Metabolism 20. The Urinary System 21. Fluid and Electrolyte Balance 22. Acid-Base Balance 23. The Reproductive Systems 24. Growth and Development 25. Genetics and Genetic Diseases

    Appendix A: Examples of Pathological Conditions Appendix B: Medical Terminology Appendix C: Clinical and Laboratory Values Glossary Illustration/Photo Credits Index

    Kevin T. Patton, PhD, Professor of Life Science, St. Charles Community College, Cottleville, MO, Professor of Anatomy & Physiology Instruction (adjunct), New York Chiropractic College, Seneca Falls, NY, Emeritus Assistant Professor of Physiology, Saint Louis University Medical School, St. Louis, MO and Gary A. Thibodeau, PhD, Chancellor Emeritus and Professor Emeritus of Biology, University of Wisconsin, River Falls, River Falls, WI

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