Anatomy & Physiology for the Prehospital Provider / Edition 2 available in Paperback
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World-Class Medical Content
To properly assess and manage a patient, a prehospital provider must have a solid foundation in human anatomy and physiology. Anatomy & Physiology for the Prehospital Provider, Second Edition, uses a systemic approach to building this foundation. It begins by providing an overview of the basic systems of the human body and then explores each system in detail chapter by chapter, delivering a thorough discussion on the system's anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology. With clear, accessible language and informative illustrations, the Anatomy & Physiology for the Prehospital Provider, Second Edition is an effective and engaging learning experience.
Strong Application to Real-World EMS
Progressive patient case studies evolve throughout every chapter, offering the learner genuine context for the application of the knowledge presented. This approach shows the learner how all of the information will be used to help patients in the field.
The Second Edition content includes:
New section on the basics of chemistry
Expanded section on joints
Expanded content on muscular physiology
Additional pathophysiology, including cellular injury
|Publisher:||Jones & Bartlett Learning|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.50(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.60(d)|
Table of Contents
Chapter1 Human Anatomy and Physiology: An Overview Chapter2 Cells Chapter3 Skeletal System Chapter4 Musculoskeletal System Chapter5 The Respiratory System Chapter6 The Circulatory System Chapter7 The Lymphatic and Immune Systems Chapter8 The Nervous System Chapter9 The Integumentary System Chapter10 The Gastrointestinal System Chapter11 The Endocrine System Chapter12 The Urinary System Chapter13 The Reproductive System and Human Genetics Chapter14 Special Sensory Systems Chapter15 Nutrition, Metabolism, and Body Temperature AppendixA Biological Roots Glossary Index