Mastering the essentials of anatomy, physiology, and even medical terminology has never been easier! Using simple, conversational language and vivid animations and illustrations, Structure And Function Of The Body 15th Edition PDF walk readers through the normal structure and function of the human body and what the body does to maintain homeostasis.
Publisher: Mosby; 15th edition
Publication date: December 1, 2015
Page length: 592 pages
For example, the author begins by describing the various structures and organs of the body, such as the nervous system and nervous system control of muscle contraction, means of heating and cooling, internal release of digestion Books, and blood. Then, he describes how these systems affect homeostasis and how disruptions in physiological processes cause disease. The book concludes with an engaging quiz to test readers’ newfound knowledge.
The new format continues to give the reader a sense of what the body is capable of and how it is structured and functions. The illustrations have been improved, with more anatomical detail. They show not only the structure of each system but also how it performs its function in the body. New topics covered include cellular lipid transport, gene expression, osmotic pressure control of fluid balance, muscle contraction, and movement disorders. Assessment questions are included at the end of each chapter.