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The Resource Anatomy & physiology for dummies®, by Erin Odya and Maggie Norris

Anatomy & physiology for dummies®, by Erin Odya and Maggie Norris

Label
Anatomy & physiology for dummies®
Title
Anatomy & physiology for dummies®
Statement of responsibility
by Erin Odya and Maggie Norris
Title variation
  • Anatomy and physiology for dummies®
  • Anatomy & physiology
  • Anatomy and physiology
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Dewey number
612
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QP34.5
LC item number
.N67 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
  • Learning made easy
  • For dummies
Label
Anatomy & physiology for dummies®, by Erin Odya and Maggie Norris
Link
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/byu/detail.action?docID=4822519
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; Foolish Assumptions; Icons Used in This Book; Beyond the Book; Where to Go from Here; Part 1 Locating Physiology on the Web of Knowledge; Chapter 1 Anatomy and Physiology: The Big Picture; Scientifically Speaking; How anatomy and physiology fit into science; Anatomy, gross and otherwise; A Little Chat about Jargon; Creating better communication; Establishing precise terminology; Looking at the Body from the Proper Perspective; Getting in position; Dividing the anatomy; Mapping out your regions; Casing your cavities
  • Organizing Yourself on Many LevelsLevel I: The cellular level; Level II: The tissue level; Level III: The organ level; Level IV: The organ system level; Level V: The organism level; Chapter 2 What Your Body Does All Day; Transferring Energy: A Body's Place in the World; Building Up and Breaking Down: Metabolism; Why your cells metabolize; How your cells metabolize; Staying in Range: Homeostasis; Maintaining a constant temperature: Thermoregulation; Swimming in H2O: Fluid balance; Adjusting the fuel supply: Blood glucose concentration; Measuring important variables
  • Growing, Replacing, and RenewingGrowing; Replacing; Repairing parts; Healing wounds; Lasting parts; Chapter 3 A Bit about Cell Biology; The Functions of Cells; Building themselves; Building tissues; Transforming energy; Making and transporting products; Communicating; Seeing the Inside of Eukaryotic Cells; Containing the cell: Cell membrane; Controlling the cell: Nucleus; Cytoplasm; Internal membranes; Powering the cell: Mitochondria; The protein factory; Lysosomes; Building Blocks That Build You; Joining together: The structure of macromolecules; Polysaccharides; Lipids; Proteins
  • Nucleic acidsGenes and Genetic Material; Traiting you right; Gene structure; Synthesizing protein; The Cell Cycle; Cells that divide, cells that don't; Interphase; DNA replication; Mitosis; Organizing Cells into Tissues; Connecting with connective tissue; Continuing with epithelial tissue; Mixing it up with muscle tissue; Getting nervous about nervous tissue?; Part 2 Sizing Up the Structural Layers; Chapter 4 Getting the Skinny on Skin, Hair, and Nails; Functions of the Integument; Structure of the Integument; Touching the epidermis; Exploring the dermis
  • Getting under your skin: The hypodermisAccessorizing Your Skin; Now hair this; Nailing nails; Nothing's bland about glands; Your Skin Saving You; Controlling your internal temperature; Your skin is sensational; Your skin is self-healing; Pathophysiology of the Integument; Skin cancer; Dermatitis; Alopecia; Nail problems as signs of possible medical conditions; Chapter 5 Scrutinizing the Skeletal System; Reporting for Duty: The Jobs of Your Skeleton; Checking Out the Skeleton's Makeup; Caring about connective tissue; The structure of a bone; Classifying bones; Bone Growth and Remodeling
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781119345367
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
1000708
Label
Anatomy & physiology for dummies®, by Erin Odya and Maggie Norris
Link
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/byu/detail.action?docID=4822519
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; Foolish Assumptions; Icons Used in This Book; Beyond the Book; Where to Go from Here; Part 1 Locating Physiology on the Web of Knowledge; Chapter 1 Anatomy and Physiology: The Big Picture; Scientifically Speaking; How anatomy and physiology fit into science; Anatomy, gross and otherwise; A Little Chat about Jargon; Creating better communication; Establishing precise terminology; Looking at the Body from the Proper Perspective; Getting in position; Dividing the anatomy; Mapping out your regions; Casing your cavities
  • Organizing Yourself on Many LevelsLevel I: The cellular level; Level II: The tissue level; Level III: The organ level; Level IV: The organ system level; Level V: The organism level; Chapter 2 What Your Body Does All Day; Transferring Energy: A Body's Place in the World; Building Up and Breaking Down: Metabolism; Why your cells metabolize; How your cells metabolize; Staying in Range: Homeostasis; Maintaining a constant temperature: Thermoregulation; Swimming in H2O: Fluid balance; Adjusting the fuel supply: Blood glucose concentration; Measuring important variables
  • Growing, Replacing, and RenewingGrowing; Replacing; Repairing parts; Healing wounds; Lasting parts; Chapter 3 A Bit about Cell Biology; The Functions of Cells; Building themselves; Building tissues; Transforming energy; Making and transporting products; Communicating; Seeing the Inside of Eukaryotic Cells; Containing the cell: Cell membrane; Controlling the cell: Nucleus; Cytoplasm; Internal membranes; Powering the cell: Mitochondria; The protein factory; Lysosomes; Building Blocks That Build You; Joining together: The structure of macromolecules; Polysaccharides; Lipids; Proteins
  • Nucleic acidsGenes and Genetic Material; Traiting you right; Gene structure; Synthesizing protein; The Cell Cycle; Cells that divide, cells that don't; Interphase; DNA replication; Mitosis; Organizing Cells into Tissues; Connecting with connective tissue; Continuing with epithelial tissue; Mixing it up with muscle tissue; Getting nervous about nervous tissue?; Part 2 Sizing Up the Structural Layers; Chapter 4 Getting the Skinny on Skin, Hair, and Nails; Functions of the Integument; Structure of the Integument; Touching the epidermis; Exploring the dermis
  • Getting under your skin: The hypodermisAccessorizing Your Skin; Now hair this; Nailing nails; Nothing's bland about glands; Your Skin Saving You; Controlling your internal temperature; Your skin is sensational; Your skin is self-healing; Pathophysiology of the Integument; Skin cancer; Dermatitis; Alopecia; Nail problems as signs of possible medical conditions; Chapter 5 Scrutinizing the Skeletal System; Reporting for Duty: The Jobs of Your Skeleton; Checking Out the Skeleton's Makeup; Caring about connective tissue; The structure of a bone; Classifying bones; Bone Growth and Remodeling
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
3rd edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781119345367
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
1000708

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