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Human Anatomy

Human Anatomy - 5th edition

Human Anatomy - 5th edition

ISBN13: 9780697284136

ISBN10: 0697284131

Human Anatomy by Kent M. Van De Graaff - ISBN 9780697284136
Edition: 5TH 98
Copyright: 1998
Publisher: W.C.Brown Pub.Co.
International: No
Human Anatomy by Kent M. Van De Graaff - ISBN 9780697284136

ISBN13: 9780697284136

ISBN10: 0697284131

Edition: 5TH 98

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With more than 20 years of experience, author Kent Van De Graaff has been honored many times for his excellence in teaching. These respected skills and experiences serve to enhance the effectiveness of the fifth edition of Human Anatomy. Thorough updates, attention to detail, and the ability to speak to students of all levels make this a remarkable text.

  • Case Studies. Each chapter begins with an illustrated clinical case study.
  • Excellent illustrations which is a collaborative effort between the author and the illustrator (Chris Creek).
  • In-text Icons. Five icons appear throughout the text highlighting clinical, developmental, homeostasis, academic, and human aging topics.
  • Integrated Technology. Dancing man icons correlate the text with The Dynamic Human CD-ROM.
  • Improved histology micrographs have better quality and staining techniques.
  • Developmental Expositions appear in appropriate chapters.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Unit I: Historical Perspective

1 History of Anatomy

Unit II: Terminology, Organization, and the Human Organism

2 Body Organization and Anatomical Nomenclature

Unit III: Microscopic Structure of the Body

3 Cytology
4 Histology

Unit IV: Support and Movement

5 Integumentary System
6 Skeletal System: Introduction and the Axial Skeleton
7 Skeletal System: The Appendicular Skeleton
8 Articulations
9 Muscular System
10 Surface and Regional Anatomy

Unit V: Integration and Coordination

11 Nervous Tissue and the Central Nervous System
12 Peripheral Nervous System
13 Autonomic Nervous System
14 Endocrine System
15 Sensory Organs

Unit VI: Maintenance of the Body

16 Circulatory System
17 Respiratory System
18 Digestive System
19 Urinary System

Unit VII: Continuance of the Species

20 Male Reproductive System
21 Female Reproductive System
22 Developmental Anatomy, Postnatal Growth, and Inheritance