Simple and straightforward, Thibodeau and Patton's Structure a Function of the Body, 14th Edition makes the difficult concepts of anatomy and physiology clear and easier to understand. Focusing on the normal structure and function of the human body and what the body does to maintain homeostasis, this introductory text provides more than 400 vibrantly detailed illustrations and a variety of interactive learning tools to help you establish an essential foundation for success in the care of the human body. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content may not be included.the tonsilsaeven in cases of inflammation, or tonsillitisaunless antibiotic treatment is ineffective. ... Such swelling caused by infections may make it difficult or impossible for air to travel from the nose into the throat. In these cases ... You know the largest of these (the thyroid cartilage) as the aAdama#39;s applea (Figure 14- 5). ... The trachea, or windpipe, is a tube about 11 cm (4.5 inches) long that extends from the larynx in the neck to the bronchi in the chest cavity (Figures 14-1 and 14-6).
|Title||:||Structure & Function of the Body|
|Author||:||Gary A. Thibodeau, Kevin T. Patton|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier Health Sciences - 2013-12-23|