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Brief Contents Unit 1: Levels of Organization Chapter 1 An Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 2 The Chemical Level of Organization Chapter 3 The Cellular Level of Organization Chapter 4 The Tissue Level of Organization Unit 2: Support and Movement Chapter 5 The Integumentary System Chapter 6 Osseous Tissue and Bone Structure Chapter 7 The Axial Skeleton Chapter 8 The Appendicular Skeleton Chapter 9 Articulations Chapter 10 Muscle Tissue Chapter 11 The Muscular System Unit 3: Control and Regulation Chapter 12 Neural Tissue Chapter 13 The Spinal Cord, Spinal Nerves, and Spinal Reflexes Chapter 14 The Brain and Cranial Nerves Chapter 15 Neural Integration I: Sensory Pathways and the Somatic Nervous System Chapter 16 Neural Integration II: The Autonomic Nervous System and Higher-Order Functions Chapter 17 The Special Senses Chapter 18 The Endocrine System Unit 4: Fluids and Transport Chapter 19 Blood Chapter 20 The Heart Chapter 21 Blood Vessels and Circulation Chapter 22 The Lymphatic System and Immunity Unit 5: Environmental Exchange Chapter 23 The Respiratory System Chapter 24 The Digestive System Chapter 25 Metabolism and Energetics Chapter 26 The Urinary System Chapter 27 Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid¿Base Balance Unit 6: Continuity of Life Chapter 28 The Reproductive System Chapter 29 Development and Inheritance Appendices Appendix 1: Weight and Measures Appendix 2: Periodic Table Appendix 3: Normal Physiological Values Appendix 4: Eponyms in Common Use Credits Answers to Concept Check and End-of-Chapter Questions Glossary of Key Terms Index
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Human physiology -- Textbooks.
Human anatomy -- Textbooks.