The body is very sophisticated and complex. Understanding its functions and composition is essential to maintaining health. This book presents a systematic overview of the human body. Each chapter describes a specific system and its functions. Detailed illustrations and explanations enhance and clarify the wealth of information provided. Concise textual explanations make the book useful for students and many professional groups - trainers, physiotherapists, gymnasts, athletes, homeopaths, nurses and masseuses. It is also helpful for the general reader interested in medicine and health.