A component of the "Passport to Success", this "Study Guide" is the ideal companion to the Eleventh Edition of "Memmler's The Human Body in Health and Disease", the acclaimed classic text for anatomy and physiology. Following the text's organization chapter by chapter, the "Study Guide" offers a full complement of self-study aids to engage students in learning and enable them to assess and build their knowledge as they advance through the text. Most importantly, it allows them to get the most out of their study time, with a variety of exercises that meet the needs of all types of learners. Self-study aids include chapter overviews, writing exercises, coloring and labeling exercises, concept maps, practical application scenarios, matching exercises, short-essay questions, multiple-choice, fill-in-the-blank, and true-false questions, and more.
Table of Contents
Unit I - The Body as a Whole CH 1. Organization of the Human Body CH 2. Chemistry, Matter, and Life CH 3. Cells and Their Functions CH 4. Tissues, Glands, and Membranes Unit II - Disease and the First Line of Defense CH 5. Disease and Disease-Producing Organisms CH 6. The Skin in Health and Disease Unit III - Movement and Support CH 7.The Skeleton: Bones and Joints CH 8.The Muscular System Unit IV - Coordination and Control CH 9.The Nervous System: the Spinal Cord and Spinal Nerves CH 10. The Nervous System: The Brain and Cranial Nerves CH 11. The Sensory System CH 12. The Endocrine System: Glands and Hormones Unit V - Circulation and Body Defense CH 13. The Blood CH 14. The Heart and Heart Disease CH 15. Blood Vessels and Blood Circulation CH 16. The Lymphatic System and Lymphoid Tissue CH 17. Body Defenses, Immunity, and Vaccines Unit VI - Energy: Supply and Use CH 18. Respiratory System CH 19. Digestive System CH 20. Metabolism, Nutrition, and Body Temperature CH 21. Body Fluids CH 22. The Urinary System Unit VII - Perpetuation of Life CH 23. The Male and Female Reproductive Systems CH 24. Development and Birth CH 25. Heredity and Hereditary Diseases