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With reference to a dictionary or biology related textbook, briefly define anatomy and physiology in your own words.
Students and faculty in any field where human anatomy and physiology is foundational knowledge can use this resource with confidence that the information provided is authoritative and reliable, given the list of contributors from both the United Kingdom and the United States of America.
The topics covered include animal anatomy, anthropology and archaeology, astronomy and space technology, atomic physics, biochemistry, biology, botany, chemistry, computer science, earth science, environmental science, general science, genetics, health and medicine, human anatomy and physiology, marine science, mathematics, physics, and weather and climate.
This academic text is a comprehensive source for teaching anatomy and physiology students.
The dissection debate heated up this fall when a Baltimore County honors student refused to dissect a cat as part of her anatomy and physiology class.
When we understand the anatomy and physiology, the clinical picture becomes increasingly self-evident.
Dentists and dental hygienists would find this text useful in reviewing, or completing their understanding of the anatomy and physiology of the human masticatory system.
Because technique is based upon knowledge of the body, students are required to take courses in anatomy and physiology, as well as to receive training in various body-work therapies.
Siraisi has included chapters on the textual tradition of medical writing, practice and practitioners, medical education, anatomy and physiology, disease and treatment (including a fine discussion of pharmacology), and surgeons and surgery.
For example, we offer a course of 10-12 hours combining didactic education on geriatric anatomy and physiology - the importance of electrolyte balance, for example - with hands-on training in putting in IVs.
Subsequent chapters are devoted to hummingbird anatomy and physiology, flight, courtship, nesting and behavior.