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Anatomy & physiology [electronic resource] / senior contributors: J. Gordon Betts [and others].

Author/Creator:
Betts, J. Gordon, 1954- author.
Publication:
Houston, Texas : OpenStax College, Rice University, [2013]-
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource : color illustrations.
Updated irregularly.
Series:
Open Textbook Library.
Open textbook library.
Distribution:
Minneapolis : Open Textbook Library.
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Other Title:
Anatomy and physiology.
Title in preface: Human anatomy and physiology.
Subjects:
Human anatomy -- Textbooks.
Human physiology -- Textbooks.
Human anatomy.
Human physiology.
Medical subjects:
Anatomy.
Physiological Phenomena.
Form/Genre:
Textbooks.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Summary:
"Anatomy and Physiology is a dynamic textbook for the yearlong Human Anatomy and Physiology course taught at most two- and four-year colleges and universities to students majoring in nursing and allied health. A&P is 29 chapters of pedagogically effective learning content, organized by body system, and written at an audience-appropriate level. The lucid text, strategically constructed art, inspiring career features, and links to external learning tools address the critical teaching and learning challenges in the course."--Open Textbook Library.
Contents:
An introduction to the human body
The chemical level of organization
The cellular level of organization
The tissue level of organization
The integumentary system
Bone tissue and the skeletal system
Axial skeleton
The appendicular skeleton
Joints
Muscle tissue
The muscular system
The nervous system and nervous tissue
Anatomy of the nervous system
The brain and cranial nerves
The autonomic nervous system
The neurological exam
The endocrine system
The cardiovascular system. Blood
The cardiovascular system. The heart
The cardiovascular system. Blood vessels and circulation
The lymphatic and immune system
The respiratory system
The digestive system
Metabolism and nutrition
The urinary system
Fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balance
The reproductive system
Development and inheritance.
Notes:
Includes index.
"Senior contributors: J. Gordon Betts, Peter Desaix, Eddie Johnson, Jody E. Johnson, Oksana Korol, Dean Kruse, Brandon Poe, James A. Wise, Mark Womble, Kelly A. Young"--Page 10.
Resource simultaneously available in high- and low-resolution PDF files, direct-access HTML version, EPUB format, DAISY 3.0 text with images, DAISY 3.0 text without images, BRF (Braille Refreshable Format), and iBooks format.
Low-resolution PDF file (revision AP-1-001-DW, viewed June 15, 2016); title from title page of low-resolution PDF file.
This bibliographic record is available under the Creative Commons CC0 "No Rights Reserved" license.
Contributor:
Desaix, Peter, author.
Johnson, Eddie (Edward W.), author.
Johnson, Jody E., author.
Korol, Oksana, author.
Kruse, Dean, author.
Poe, Brandon, 1969- author.
Wise, James, 1957- author.
Womble, Mark D., author.
Young, Kelly A., 1973- author.
OpenStax College, issuing body.
Open Textbook Library, distributor.
OCLC:
898069394
Access Restriction:
Open Access Unrestricted online access star