Study Guide for Anatomy & Physiology, 8th Edition

Study Guide for Anatomy & Physiology

8th Edition

By Linda Swisher, RN, EdD; 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

UNIT ONE The Body as a Whole

Introduction Seeing the Big Picture
1 Organization of the Body
2 The Chemical Basis of Life
3 Anatomy of Cells
4 Physiology of Cells

5 Cell Reproduction
6 Tissues

UNIT TWO Support and Movement
7 Skin and its Appendages
8 Skeletal Tissues
9 Skeletal System
10 Articulations
11 Anatomy of the Muscular System
12 Physiology of the Muscular System

UNIT THREE Communication, Control, and Integration
13 Nervous System Cells
14 Central Nervous System
15 Peripheral Nervous System

16 Autonomic Nervous System
17 Sense Organs
18 Endocrine Regulation

19 Endocrine Glands

UNIT FOUR Transportation and Defense
20 Blood
21 Anatomy of the Cardiovascular System
22 Physiology of the Cardiovascular System
23 Lymphatic System
24 Immune System
25 Stress

UNIT FIVE Transportation and Defense
26 Anatomy of the Respiratory System
27 Physiology of the Respiratory System
28 Anatomy of the Digestive System
29 Physiology of the Respiratory System
30 Nutrition and Metabolism
31 The Urinary System
32 Fluid and Electrolyte Balance
33 Acid-Base Balance

UNIT SIX Reproduction and Development
34 Male Reproductive System
35 Female Reproductive System
36 Growth and Development
37 Genetics and Heredity

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