Note: This is the A&P course ONLY. (Product Code: WAP01). If you wish to purchase both the course and required book, add the bundle (Product Code: WAP01B) to your cart.
The Anatomy and Physiology: Core Lessons for Health Professions course was developed by the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) to satisfy the prerequisite requirement for both the Coding Basics and Cancer Registry Management programs.
The purpose of this course is to familiarize the student with basic concepts of human anatomy and physiology. At the conclusion of this course, the student will demonstrate a basic knowledge of the structure and the function of the various parts of the body, as well as the terminology for identifying cells, tissues, organ systems and body parts.
Topics include: the language of medicine, organization of the body, cellular foundations, and tissues and membranes. The body systems covered include: skeletal, muscular, integumentary, cardiovascular, lymphatic and immune, respiratory, nervous, sensory, endocrine, gastrointestinal, urinary, and reproductive.
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