Anatomy looks at the specific structures that make up the human bodym where as phsyiology identifies the and examines the way in which the body achieves is physiological goals and objectives. It serves very little purpose studying one topic without the other. Although anatomy as a subject requires rote memorization, the topic of phsyiology often necessitates some serious though and understanding.
Depending on your individual style of learning flash cards may be a useful adjunct to your study and exam preparation. Human anatomy and physiology is a complex field, which can only be thoroughly grasped as the result of many hours of disciplined study and, unfortunately, rote memorization does have a large part in this. For the purpose of rote memorization, anatomy and physiology flash cards can be very useful.
The on-line anatomy and physiology course provided on the right side of this website, provide “Anatomy and Physiology Flash cards” which I found useful when I was re-sitting my last Paramedic Exams.