The training manual summarizes the structural and functional foundations of the human body from the standpoint of the current level of knowledge in the field of anatomy and physiology. The methodological, prophylactic and practical significance of information in relation to the tasks of practical medicine has been strengthened. All anatomical terminology is in accordance with International Anatomical Terminology. The text is richly illustrated with a large number of drawings. The manual is recommended for students of secondary vocational education institutions studying in the specialties 060101.52 "General Medicine", 060102.51 and 060102.52 "Obstetric Medicine", 060501.51 "Nursing".