Integrated Anatomy and Physiology for Allied Health
Integrated Anatomy and Physiology for Allied Health

Integrated Anatomy and Physiology for Allied Health

Lead Author(s): Suzanne S. Frucht

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Integrated Anatomy & Physiology – For Allied Health, written by nationally acclaimed author Suzanne S. Frucht, features full-color illustrations and easy-to-follow language for every learner. Each body system is highlighted within its own chapter, and each chapter contains thorough, consistent information that is easily absorbed by students.

Chapter 1

Organization of the Body and Cells

Key Terms

The following list contains the key terms introduced and defined in this chapter. Review this list and look up any terms you are unable to define.

  • cells
  • plasma membrane
  • deoxyribonucleic acid
  • cytoplasm
  • organelles
  • tissues
  • organs
  • systems
  • body
  • nucleus
  • nuclear envelope
  • nucleolus
  • chromatin
  • nuclear pore
  • membranous organelles
  • nonmembranous organelles
  • ribosomes
  • rough endoplasmic reticulum
  • smooth endoplasmic reticulum
  • mitochondrion
  • lysosome
  • cytoskeleton
  • transport vesicle
  • centriole
  • Golgi apparatus
  • solvent
  • solutes
  • hydrophilic
  • hydrophobic
  • selectively permeable
  • cholesterol
  • carbohydrate chains
  • lipid bilayer
  • phosphate group head
  • fatty acid tails
  • peripheral protein
  • transmembrane proteins
  • diffusion
  • high concentration
  • low concentration
  • kinetic energy
  • simple diffusion
  • facilitated diffusion
  • osmosis
  • selectively permeable membrane
  • hypotonic solution
  • hypertonic solution
  • isotonic solution
  • equilibrium
  • osmotic pressure
  • lyse
  • crenate
  • mitosis
  • cytokinesis
  • interphase
  • first growth phase
  • synthesis phase
  • second growth phase
  • cell division
  • prophase
  • metaphase
  • anaphase
  • telophase
  • daughter cells