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Human Body in Health and Disease - With CD

Human Body in Health and Disease - With CD - 5th edition

ISBN13: 978-0323054928

Cover of Human Body in Health and Disease - With CD 5TH 10 (ISBN 978-0323054928)
ISBN13: 978-0323054928
ISBN10: 0323054927

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 5TH 10
Copyright: 2010
Publisher: C.V. Mosby Co.
Published: 2010
International: No

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Human Body in Health and Disease - With CD - 5TH 10 edition

ISBN13: 978-0323054928

Gary A. Thibodeau and Kevin T. Patton

ISBN13: 978-0323054928
ISBN10: 0323054927

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 5TH 10
Copyright: 2010
Publisher: C.V. Mosby Co.
Published: 2010
International: No
Summary

Get a complete introduction to anatomy and physiology with the resource that makes challenging concepts easier to understand! Now in its 5th edition, The Human Body in Health & Disease clarifies the structures and functions of the human body with a proven, highly visual, student-friendly approach. A brand new design eases you into A&P with an inviting layout and vibrant, detailed illustrations included with text content.

  • A straightforward, conversational writing style clearly explains difficult anatomic and physiologic terminology and principles.
  • Quick Check questions, Critical Thinking Challenges, case studies, chapter tests, and more provide helpful review and self-assessment opportunities at the end of each chapter.
  • Health and Well-Being boxes reinforce the basic concepts of human structure and function by applying them to current problems in public health, athletics, and fitness.
  • Clinical Applications demonstrate how disease affects normal function as well as how therapies can restore normal function.
  • Research, Issues, and Trends boxes focus on the dynamic fields of science, technology, and ethics underlying modern concerns in human biology.
  • Science Applications examine career paths by exploring the work of influential figures in the history of science.
  • Chapter outlines introduce each chapter and allow you to focus on the most important themes and concepts.
  • Chapter objectives identify key goals and highlight the information you should master in each chapter.
  • User-friendly design includes more than 450 new or updated illustrations and breaks free of the traditional 2-column format of most A&P texts to simplify explanations of difficult concepts and enhance your learning.
  • The Clear View of the Human Body transparencies provide a unique atlas of the male and female body that you can peel back layer-by-layer.
  • AnimationDirect ties textbook content to matching animations on the companion CD to demonstrate physiologic functions and reinforce understanding.
  • Dozens of full-color micrographs of cellular structures introduce you to anatomy and physiology at its most basic level.
  • Study Tips at the beginning of each chapter offer practical advice for learning new material.

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