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Designed for the one-semester course, Seeley/Stephens/Tate's Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology is written to allow instructors the ability to accomplish one overall goal: to teach the basics of A&P while fostering the skill of problem solving. Through learning how to solve problems and think critically, students learn A&P based on two themes: the relationship between structure and function, and homeostasis.

About the Author

Dr. Rod Seeley holds a B.S. in Zoolgy from Idaho State University and an M.S. and Ph.D. in Zoology from Utah State University. By being very involved in the methods and mechanism that help students learn, Rod contributes with his teaching expertise and proven ability to communicate effectively.Dr. Trent Stephens holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in Zoology from Brigham Young University and a Ph.D. in anatomy from the University of Pennsylvania. Trent teaches human anatomy, neuroanatomy, and embryology. His skill as a biological illustrator has greatly influenced every illustration in his texts.Dr. Philip Tate earned B.S. degrees in both mathematics and zoology and an M.S. in ecology from San Diego State University. He earned his doctorate in biological education from Idaho State University. Phil has taught anatomy and physiology to all levels of students: nursing and allied health, physical education, and biology majors.

Table of Contents

1 Human Organism

2 Chemical Basis of Life

3 Cell Structures and Their Functions

4 Tissues, Glands, and Membranes

5 Integumentary System

6 Skeletal System: Bones and Joints

7 Muscular System

8 Nervous System

9 Senses

10 Endocrine System

11 Blood

12 Heart

13 Blood Vessels and Circulation

14 Lymphatic System and Immunity

15 Respiratory System

16 Digestive System

17 Nutrition, Metabolism, and Body Temperature Regulation

18 Urinary System and Fluid Balance

19 Reproductive System

20 Development, Heredity, and Aging


A Table of Measurements

B Some Reference Laboratory Values

C Solution Concentrations

D Answers to Critical Thinking Questions

Product Details

Seeley, Rod R.
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Tate, Philip
Stephens, Trent D.
Stephens, Trent
Tate, Philip, PhD
Seeley, Rod
Life Sciences - Anatomy & Physiology
Health and Medicine-Anatomy and Physiology
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Publication Date:
March 2006
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
11.08x9.00x1.08 in. 3.87 lbs.

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