Structure & Function of the Body - Softcover, 13th Edition

Structure & Function of the Body - Softcover

13rd Edition

By Gary A. Thibodeau, PhD, Chancellor Emeritus and Professor Emeritus of Biology, University of Wisconsin, River Falls, River Falls, WI; and Kevin T. Patton, PhD, Professor of Life Science, St. Charles Community College, St. Peters, MO, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Physiology, Saint Louis University Medical School, St. Louis, MO


1. An Introduction to the Structure and Function of the Body

NEW! A Clear View of the Human Body

2. Chemistry of Life

3. Cells and Tissues

4. Organ Systems of the Body

5. The Integumentary System and Body Membranes

6. The Skeletal System

7. The Muscular System

8. The Nervous System

9. The Senses

10. The Endocrine System

11. Blood

12. The Circulatory System

13. The Lymphatic System and Immunity

14. The Respiratory System

15. The Digestive System

16. Nutrition and Metabolism

17. The Urinary System

18. Fluids and Electrolyte Balance

19. Acid-Base Balance

20. The Reproductive Systems

21. Growth and Development

Appendix A Body Mass Index

Appendix B Common Medical Abbreviations, Prefixes, and Suffixes

Chapter Test Answers

Glossary