Seeley’s Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology, 11th Edition PDF by Cinnamon VanPutte, Jennifer Regan and Andrew Russo


Seeley’s Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology, Eleventh Edition

By Cinnamon VanPutte, Jennifer Regan and Andrew Russo

Seeley’s Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology, 11th Edition


About the Authors


Chapter-by-Chapter Changes

List of Clinical Impact Essays


Chapter 00

How to Be Successful in A&P

0.1 The World of A&P

0.2 Developing Critical Thinking Skills

0.3 Five Metacognitive Learning Strategies

0.4 Using the Five Metacognitive Learning Strategies with This Textbook

0.5 Textbook Features and Figure Colors and Symbols

Chapter 1

The Human Organism

1.1 Anatomy and Physiology

1.2 Structural and Functional Organization of the Human Body

1.3 Characteristics of Life

1.4 Homeostasis

1.5 Terminology and the Body Plan

Chapter 2

The Chemical Basis of Life

2.1 Basic Chemistry

2.2 Chemical Reactions and Energy

2.3 Acids and Bases

2.4 Inorganic Molecules

2.5 Organic molecules

Chapter 3

Cell Structures and Their Functions

3.1 Cell Structure

3.2 Functions of the Cell

3.3 Cell Membrane

3.4 Movement Through the Cell Membrane

3.5 Organelles

3.6 Whole-Cell Activity

Chapter 4


4.1 Tissues and Histology

4.2 Epithelial Tissue

4.3 Connective Tissue

4.4 Muscle Tissue

4.5 Nervous Tissue

4.6 tissue Membranes

4.7 Tissue Damage and Inflammation

4.8 Tissue Repair

Chapter 5

Integumentary System

5.1 Functions of the Integumentary System

5.2 Skin

5.3 Subcutaneous TIssue

5.4 Accessory Skin Structures

5.5 Physiology of the Integumentary System

5.6 Integumentary System as a Diagnostic Aid

5.7 Burns

Chapter 6

Skeletal System: Bones and Joints

6.1 Functions of the Skeletal System

6.2 Bone Histology

6.3 Bone Anatomy

6.4 Bone Development

6.5 Bone Growth

6.6 Bone Remodeling

6.7 Bone Repair

6.8 Calcium Homeostasis

6.9 Skeletal Anatomy Overview

6.10 Axial skeleton

6.11 Appendicular Skeleton

6.12 Joints

Chapter 7

Muscular System

7.1 Functions of the Muscular System

7.2 General Properties of Muscle Tissue

7.3 Skeletal Muscle Anatomy

7.4 Skeletal Muscle Fiber Physiology

7.5 Whole Skeletal Muscle Physiology

7.6 Muscle Fiber Types

7.7 Energy Sources for Muscle Contraction

7.8 Smooth Muscle and Cardiac Muscle

7.9 General Principles of Skeletal Muscle Anatomy

7.10 Muscles of the Head and Neck

7.11 Trunk Muscles

7.12 Upper Limb Muscles

7.13 Lower Limb Muscles

Chapter 8

Nervous System

8.1 Functions of the Nervous System

8.2 Divisions of the Nervous System

8.3 Cells of the Nervous System

8.4 Electrical Signals and Neural Pathways

8.5 Central and Peripheral Nervous Systems

8.6 Spinal Cord

8.7 Spinal Nerves

8.8 Brain

8.9 Sensory Functions

8.10 Somatic Motor Functions

8.11 Other Brain Functions

8.12 Meninges, Ventricles, and Cerebrospinal Fluid

8.13 Cranial Nerves

8.14 Autonomic Nervous System

8.15 Enteric Nervous System

Chapter 9


9.1 Sensation

9.2 Sensory Receptors

9.3 General Senses

9.4 Special Senses

9.5 Olfaction

9.6 Taste

9.7 Vision

9.8 Hearing and Balance

Chapter 10

Endocrine System

10.1 Principles of Chemical Communication

10.2 Functions of the Endocrine System

10.3 Hormones

10.4 Control of Hormone Secretion

10.5 Hormone Receptors and Mechanisms of Action

10.6 Endocrine Glands and Their Hormones

10.7 Other Hormones

Chapter 11


11.1 Functions of Blood

11.2 Composition of Blood

11.3 Plasma

11.4 Formed Elements

11.5 Preventing Blood Loss

11.6 Blood Grouping

11.7 Diagnostic Blood Tests

Chapter 12


12.1 Functions of the Heart

12.2 Size, Form, and Location of the Heart

12.3 Anatomy of the Heart

12.4 Histology of the Heart

12.5 Stimulation of the Heart

12.6 Cardiac Cycle

12.7 Heart Sounds

12.8 Regulation of Heart Function

Chapter 13

Blood Vessels and Circulation

13.1 Functions of the Circulatory System

13.2 General Features of Blood Vessel Structure

13.3 Blood Vessels of the Pulmonary Circulation

13.4 Blood Vessels of the Systemic Circulation: Arteries

13.5 Blood Vessels of the Systemic Circulation: Veins

13.6 Physiology of Circulation

13.7 Control of Blood Flow in Tissues

13.8 Regulation of Arterial Pressure

Chapter 14

Lymphatic System and Immunity

14.1 Functions of the Lymphatic System

14.2 Anatomy of the Lymphatic System

14.3 Immunity

14.4 Innate Immunity

14.5 Adaptive Immunity

14.6 Acquired Immunity

14.7 Immunotherapy

Chapter 15

Respiratory System

15.1 Anatomy of the Respiratory System

15.2 Functions of the Respiratory System

15.3 Structures and Histology of the Respiratory Tract

15.4 Behavior of Gases

15.5 Physiology of the Respiratory System

15.6 Oxygen and Carbon Dioxide Transport in the Blood

15.7 Regulation of Ventilat ion

Chapter 16

Digestive System

16.1 Functions of the Digestive System

16.2 Anatomy and Histology of the Digestive System

16.3 Oral Cavity, Pharynx, and Esophagus

16.4 Stomach

16.5 Small Intestine

16.6 Liver and Pancreas

16.7 Large Intestine

16.8 Digestion, Absorption, and Transport

Chapter 17

Nutrition, Metabolism, and Body Temperature Regulation

17.1 Nutrition

17.2 Metabolism

17.3 Body Temperature Regulation

Chapter 18

Urinary System and Fluid Balance

18.1 Functions of the Urinary System

18.2 Anatomy of the Kidneys

18.3 Urine Production

18.4 Regulation of Urine Concentration and Volume

18.5 Urine Movement

18.6 Body Fluid Compartments

18.7 Regulation of Extracellular Fluid Composition

18.8 Regulation of Acid-Base Balance

Chapter 19

Reproductive System

19.1 Functions of the Reproductive System

19.2 Formation of Gametes

19.3 Male Reproductive System

19.4 Physiology of Male Reproduction

19.5 Female Reproductive System

19.6 Physiology of Female Reproduction

Chapter 20

Development, Heredity, and Aging

20.1 Prenatal Development

20.2 Parturition

20.3 The Newborn

20.4 Lactation

20.5 First Year Following Birth

20.6 Life Stages

20.7 Genetics


A Table of Measurements

B Some Reference Laboratory Values

C Answers to Process Figure Questions

D Answers to Odd-Numbered Critical Thinking Questions

E Answers to Odd-Numbered Apply It Questions

F Selected Abbreviations



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