Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology / Edition 10

Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology / Edition 10

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by Elaine N. Marieb
     
 

Now in its Tenth Edition, Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology continues to set the standard for short-course A&P texts. Its dramatically updated art program, more streamlined presentation of material, and integration of chapter objectives will help you better visualize and understand the structure and function of the human body. Elaine Marieb’s

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Now in its Tenth Edition, Essentials of Human Anatomy & Physiology continues to set the standard for short-course A&P texts. Its dramatically updated art program, more streamlined presentation of material, and integration of chapter objectives will help you better visualize and understand the structure and function of the human body. Elaine Marieb’s clear and friendly writing style emphasizes the relevance of anatomy & physiology to your life and future career. The book clarifies concepts, defines key terms, and offers just the right balance of anatomy, physiology, and clinical coverage to make the content complete without being overwhelming.

Elaine Marieb wrote this book specifically for the one-semester course and continues to carefully select a range of material that proves just right for the shorter course. New information on hot topics like the HPV Vaccine, Infantile Polycystic Kidney disease, and Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) draws students into the material.

This package contains:

  • Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology, Tenth Edition

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780321695987
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
01/10/2011
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
656
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

1The Human Body: An Orientation1
2Basic Chemistry21
3Cells and Tissues55
4Skin and Body Membranes93
5The Skeletal System113
6The Muscular System153
7The Nervous System195
8Special Senses241
9The Endocrine System267
10Blood295
11The Circulatory System313
12Body Defenses355
13The Respiratory System383
14The Digestive System and Body Metabolism407
15The Urinary System449
16The Reproductive System471
Appendixes
Word Roots, Prefixes, and SuffixesA-1
Periodic TableA-4
Key Information about Vitamins and MineralsA-5
A.D.A.M. CorrelationsA-7
Photography and Art CreditsCR-1
GlossaryG-1
IndexI-1

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