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Anatomy & physiology all-in-one / by Erin Odya.

Odya, Erin, (author.).

Summary:

"Get an A in A&P, the Dummies way. The human body has 11 major anatomical systems, 206 bones, and dozens of organs, tissues, and fluids. With Anatomy & Physiology All-In-One For Dummies, you can learn them all. Everything's explained in plain English, with practice quizzes and answers with detailed explanations. You'll learn both the terms and the concepts, so you can identify the anatomical structures of each system and also explain how they work. This book is full of fascinating facts and written in an approachable style that makes it a little bit fun. You can also go online to access even more practice exercises. Time to start studying!" -- Back cover.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781394153657
  • ISBN: 1394153651
  • Physical Description: xiv, 480 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : For Dummies, a Wiley brand, [2023]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Features: lessons and practice for each system; end of chapter quizzes; even more more questions online!"--Cover.
"6 complete units covering: basic cellular physiology; integumentary, skeletal, and muscular systems; nervous and endocrine systems; immunity and the cardiovascular system; respiratory, digestive, and urinary systems; reproduction and lifespan"--Page 4 of cover.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
unit 1. Locating physiology on the web of knowledge. Learning a new language: how to speak fluent A&P -- Better living through chemistry -- The secret life of cells -- Joining forces: cells organize into tissues -- unit 2. Weaving it all together: the structural layers. It's just skin deep: the integumentary system -- More than a scaffold to build on: the skeletal system -- Getting in gear: the muscles -- unit 3. Talking to yourself. Your electric personality -- Raging hormones: the endocrine system -- unit 4. Traveling the world. The river(s) of life -- Spreading the love: the cardiovascular system -- Underground defenses: the lymphatic system -- unit 5. Supply and demand. Oxygenating the machine: the respiratory system -- Fueling the fire: the digestive system -- Cleaning up your act: the urinary system -- unit 6. Making a mini-me: behind the scenes. Why as Y? Gamete production -- Baking the bundle of joy -- From the cradle to the grave.
Subject: Human anatomy.
Human physiology.
Anatomie humaine.
Physiologie humaine.
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology.
MEDICAL / Physiology.
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology.
Human anatomy.
Human physiology.
Genre: Instructional and educational works.
Informational works.
Instructional and educational works.
Informational works.
Matériel d'éducation et de formation.
Documents d'information.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Homer Public Library 611 ODY (Text) 000172810 Nonfiction Checked out 03/03/2024


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